Sources of Twentieth-Century Global History

ISBN-10: 0395904072

ISBN-13: 9780395904077

Edition: 2002

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This primary source reader, designed to supplement twentieth-century world history courses, contains both textual and visual sources from around the world. Strong pedagogical learning aids ensure that students are equipped with the information they need to understand and appreciate each document. The book contains a general introduction, as well as part, chapter, section, and source introductions.
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List price: $143.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: CENGAGE Learning
Publication date: 9/10/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.628
Language: English

James H. Overfield received his Ph.D. from Princeton University. He is Professor and Chair of History at the University of Vermont. In 1999 he received the University's outstanding teaching award. His publications include HUMANISM AND SCHOLASTICISM IN LATE MEDIEVAL GERMANY (Princeton University Press, 1984), as well as numerous articles published in such journals as Societas and Studies in Medieval and Renaissance History. He is also the author of SOURCES OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY GLOBAL HISTORY, published by Houghton Mifflin (2002).

The World in an Era of Transformation and Western Dominance, 18801914
Global Interaction in an Era of Imperialism and Migration Imperialism: Western Justifications
Speech before the French Chamber of Deputies, 1883
The Strenuous Life The Economics of Imperialism Records of the Maji-Maji Uprising
The Economic Results of Free Trade and Railway Extension Responses to Western Domination Two Proclamations of the Boxer Rebellion
Speech to the Indian National Congress, 1907
Opinion on Military Affairs and Conscription Migrants and Their Experiences
Memorandum to Lord
High Commissioner of Transvaal, October 1905
Speech to the United States Senate, March 16, 1896
Seeds of Change: Politics, Society, and Culture Revolutionaries and Revolutions in the Early 1900s
The Three People's Principles and the Future of the Chinese People Platform of the Russian Social Democratic Party, 1903 The Plan of Ayala The New Voice of Women in the Early Twentieth Century
A Lecture in the Club of the Umma Party, 1909
Presidential Addresses at the Conventions of National American Woman Suffrage Association, 1905, 1906
An Address to Two Hundred Million Fellow Countrywomen New Trends in Western Culture and Thought
The Gay Science and On the Genealogy of Morals Excerpts from Futurist Manifestos, 19091914
Decades of War, Economic Upheaval, and Revolution, 19141939
World War I and Its Global Significance The Trauma of the Trenches Popular Art and Poster Art from Germany, England, Australia, and France
Dulce et Decorum Est and Disabled
The Harvest of Battle
Storm Troop Advancing under Gas The Century's First Genocide
Letter from Turkey, Summer 1915
Posthumous Memoirs The Russian Revolution and the Beginnings of the Soviet State Lenin, April Theses Communist Decrees and Legislation, 1917-1918
The Peace That Failed Comments of the German Delegation to the Paris Peace Conference on the Conditions of Peace, October 1919
General Syrian Congress of Damascus, Resolution of July 2, 1919 Deng Yingchao, Memoirs
Decades of Crisis in the Western World and the Soviet Union Modernism and Mass Culture Between the Wars Walter Gropius, Dessau Bauhaus--Principles of Bauhaus Construction Examples of Bauhaus Design Senator
U.S. Senate Speech, June 29, 1922
The Impact of the Great Depression
Slump! A Study of Stricken Europe Today
Annual Address to Congress, January 4, 1935
Nazism in Theory and Practice
Mein Kampf Gertrud Scholtz-Klink, Speech to the National Socialist Women's Association, September 1935
The Stalin Revolution in the Soviet Union
The Results of the First Five-Year Plan Letters to Izvestiya on the Abortion Issue, May-June 1936
Latin America in an Era of Economic Challenge and Political Change New Social and Political Currents: Feminism and Indigenismo Amanda Labarca, Where Is Woman Going?
The Problem of the Indian and The Problem of the Land Political Responses to the Great Depression
Speech to the Nation Getulio Vargas, Excerpts from Speeches and Interviews, 19371940 The Mexican Muralists and the Revolution in Mexican Art
Autobiography Jose Clemente Orozco, Hispanic-American Society, and Diego Rivera, Imperialism
Africa Under Colonial Rule European Perspectives on Africa's Future
Rhodes Memorial Lectures
The Keystone African Society and Identity Under Colonial Rule
Parable of the Eagle Kabaka
Education, Civilization, and "Foreignization" in Buganda
Social Conditions Among Bantu Women and Girls Nationalism, Pan-Africanism, and Anticolonialism Resolutions of the National Congress of British West Africa, 1920 1921 Pan-African Congress, London Manifesto
"The African Liberator, Our Message
Asia in an Era of Nationalism and Revolution Political and Religious Currents in the Middle East
Speech to the Congress of the People's Republican Party Hayyim
Speech at the Inauguration of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem The Muslim Brotherhood, Toward the Light Anticolonialism in India and Southeast Asia
Indian Home Rule Muhammad
Speech to the Muslim League, 1940
Letter to the French Chamber of Deputies, 1930
Intellectual Ferment and Revolution in China Hu Shi, Our Attitude
Toward Modern Civilization of the West Mao Zedong, Report on an Investigation of the Peasant Movement in Hunan
Strategic Problems of China's Revolutionary War Nationalism and Militarism in Japan
The Black Dragon Society, Anniversary Statement, 1930
Fundamental Principles of National Policy, 1936
From World War II to the Early 1970s: Decades of Conflict, Decolonization, and Economic Recovery
World War II and Its Aftermath Appeasement and the Origins of World War II in Europe
Excerpts from Correspondence, Diary, and Speeches
Speech to Parliament, October 5, 1938 The Final Solution: Perpetrators and Victims
Memoirs "B.F.," Recollections The Dawn of the Atomic Age The Franck Report
The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb Iwao Nakamura and Atsuko
Recollections From World War II to the Cold War
The Long Telegram Nikolai Novikov, Telegram, September 27, 1947
The Industrialized West in an Era of Economic Growth and Social Change The End of Empires Debate in the House of Commons, March 1947
Comments on Algeria, April 11, 1961 Discontent in the Midst of Prosperity: The United States in the 1950s and Early 1960s Betty Friedan, The Feminine
Letter from Birmingham Jail
Silent Spring The Late 1960s: Years of Protest and Polarization Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, We Want Black Power Feminist Manifestoes from the Late 1960s Three Student Pamphlets from the University of Paris
Worlds Apart: The USSR, the Soviet Bloc, and China Dissent and Repression in the Soviet Union
Roy Medvedev, and Valentin Turchin, Letter to Comrades
December 21, 1970 Unrest in Eastern Europe and Soviet Response
Two Thousand Words to Workers, Farmers, Scientists, Artists, and Everyone
Speech to the Fifth Congress of the Polish United Workers' Party Utopian Dreams in Mao's China Tan Manni, Lushan's Pig-Iron "Sputnik" One Hundred Items for Destroying the Old and Establishing the New Poster Art from The Cultural Revolution
The Emergence of a Third World New Sources of Conflict in the Middle East The Palestine National Charter
Speech to the United Nations General Assembly Revolution and Reaction in Latin America Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Message to the Tricontinental Conference Church Committee Report on Covert Actions in Chile, 1963
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