Historians debate the rise of the West

Daly, Jonathan W. author

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  • Creator Jonathan Daly
  • Format Books
  • Publication Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2015.
  • Physical Details
    • 190 pages : maps ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781138774803, 1138774804, 9781138774810, 1138774812, 9781315773537, 1315773538
  • OCLC ocn892039621

Summary

  • "Discusses major scholars' evaluations of how Western civilization fits into modern world history. An introduction for students of Western civilization and world history to the main interpretations of Europe's rise that have been proposed since the middle of the twentieth century"--

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-185) and index.

Contents

  • The miracle of the West -- World history -- Imperialism and exploitation -- The greatness of Asia -- Why not china?
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