The Human Record: Sources of Global History, Volume II: Since 1500

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Authors : Alfred J. Andrea; James H. Overfield


576 Pages  Paperback 

7th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009, 2005, 2001

©2012, Published


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THE HUMAN RECORD is the leading primary source reader for the World History course, providing balanced coverage of the global past. are often paired or grouped together for comparison. A prologue entitled “Primary Sources and How to Read Them” appears in each volume and serves as a valuable pedagogi... more


Volume II has five new maps that have been created in a new map style designed to help students engage with maps. In Chapter 3, there is a new map on Africa; in Chapter 6, there is a new map on India; and in Chapter 12, there is a new map on the Western Front and a new map on the Peel Commission.

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A “Multiple Voices” feature in each part illustrates one of the following: multiple viewpoints on a common event or phenomenon, multiple sources that demonstrate changes over time, or multiple perspectives from different cultures on a common issue.

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Doing History: Research and Writing in the Digital Age
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DOING HISTORY: RESEARCHING AND WRITING IN THE DIGITAL AGE presents a "soup to nuts" approach to researching and writing about history, with an eye for making the most of current technology. The authors begin their straightforward approach with an overview of the discipli... more

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Doing History: Research and Writing in the Digital Age
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Whether you're starting down the path as a history major, or simply looking for a straightforward and systematic guide to writing a successful paper, you'll find this text to be an indispensable handbook to historical research. This text's "soup to nuts" approach to rese... more