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A Companion to World History (Wiley Blackwell Companions to by Douglas Northrop

By Douglas Northrop

A significant other to global History provides over 30 essays from a world workforce of historians that either establish carrying on with parts of rivalry, war of words, and divergence in global and worldwide historical past, and element to instructions for extra debate.

  • Features a various forged of members that come with verified global historians and rising scholars
  • Explores a variety of subject matters and topics, together with and the perform of global heritage, key rules of worldwide historians, the instructing of global historical past and the way it has drawn upon and challenged "traditional" instructing ways, and worldwide ways to writing global history
  • Places an emphasis on non-Anglophone ways to the topic
  • Considers problems with either scholarship and pedagogy on a transnational, interregional, and world/global scale

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