Twentieth Century A Brief History

ISBN-10: 0072348534

ISBN-13: 9780072348538

Edition: 6th 2002 (Revised)

Authors: Richard Goff, Walter G. Moss, Janice Terry, Jiu-Hwa Upshur

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List price: $70.31
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 7/17/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 608
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.134
Language: English

Janice Terry is Professor of History at Eastern Michigan University with a specialty in the modern Middle East. She received her Ph.D. history from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. She is the author of The Wafd, 1919-1952: Cornerstone of Egyptian Political Power and Mistaken Identity: Arab Stereotypes in Popular Writing and has contributed to numerous anthologies and journals. She is also the co-editor of The Arab Studies Quarterly and has lived and traveled extensively throughout the Middle East and Africa. She is another a co-author, along with Goff and Upshur, of the textbook World History and co-editor, along with Moss and Upshur, of The Twentieth Century: Readings in Global History.

Jiu-Hwa Upshur is Professor of History at Eastern Michigan University. She received her B.A. from the University of Sydney and Ph.D. in Chinese history from the University of Michigan, where she was a Rackham Prize Fellow. She is the author of book reviews and numerous articles on Chinese history and two catalogs on Chinese art. She is coauthor, along with Goff and Terry, of World History, and coeditor of Lives and Times: Readings in World History and (with Moss and Terry) of The Twentieth Century: Readings in Global History. She chaired the World History Committee of the College Board between 1996-1999 and is currently a member of the Praxis II Social Studies National Advisory Committee of the Educational Testing Service and of the Review Board of "Establishing a New Teaching Field: World History for the Twenty-first Century," funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the College Board. She has lived and traveled extensively in East Asia, India, and Australia.

The Era Of Imperialism
1900: A Preview of the Twentieth Century
General Trends before World War I
The Great Powers of Europe
The European Conquest of Africa
The United States and Latin America
Imperialism in Asia and the Pacific
The Origins of World War I
World War I
The Era Of Revolution And War
General Trends in the Interwar Years
Russia��s Three Revolutions, 1917-1932
Postwar Settlements and Europe in the 1920s
Economic and Social Upheaval in the United States and Latin America
East Asia between the World Wars
Nationalist Struggles in India and Southeast Asia
Anticolonialism in the Middle East and Africa
Dictatorship and Democracy in Europe during the 1930s
Aggression in the 1930s
World War II
The Era Of The Cold War And The Collapse Of Empires
General Trends in the Era of the Cold War and the Collapse of Empires
Postwar Settlements, Europe, and the Early Cold War
The United States and Latin America after World War II
Asia in the Aftermath of World War II
African Struggles for Independence
Development and Crisis in the Middle East
The Israeli-Palestinian-Arab Conflict
Detente and Europe, 1963-1984
The United States and Latin America in the Late Cold War Era
South and Southeast Asia in the Late Cold War Era
Competing Systems in East Asia in the Late Cold War Era
Africa in the Later Years of the Cold War
Gorbachev, Europe, and the End of the Cold War, 1985-1991
The Post-Cold War Period
The Post-Cold War World
Postscript to a Changing Century
World Geography
Wealthy Nations, Poor Nations, and Military Spending in the 1980s and 1990s
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