Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.)
Extend Your Rental at Any Time
Need to keep your rental past your due date? At any time before your due date you can extend or purchase your rental through your account.
Sorry, this item is currently unavailable.
The book calls attention to the development of political freedom and constitutional government; the shifting relations among religion, society, and the state; the development of science and technology and their impact on thought and social institutions; and the major religious and intellectual currents that have shaped Western culture.
Table of Contents
The Foundations of Western Civilization in the Ancient World
1 The Birth of Civilization
2 The Rise of Greek Civilization
3 Classical and Hellenistic Greece
4 Rome: From Republic to Empire
5 The Roman Empire
The Middle Ages, 476-1300
6 The Early Middle Ages (476-1000): The Birth of Europe
7 The High Middle Ages (1000-1300): The Ascendancy of the Church and the Rise of States
8 The High Middle Ages (1000-1300): People, Towns, and Universities
Europe in Transition, 1300-1750
9 The Late Middle Ages (1300-1527): Centuries of Crisis
10 Renaissance and Discovery
11 The Age of Reformation
12 The Age of Religious Wars
13 Paths to Constitutionalism and Absolutism: England and France in the Seventeenth Century
14 New Directions in Thought and Culture in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
15 Successful and Unsuccessful Paths to Power (1686-1740)