The Resource The Human Tradition in Modern Europe, 1750 to the Present, (electronic resource)

The Human Tradition in Modern Europe, 1750 to the Present, (electronic resource)

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The Human Tradition in Modern Europe, 1750 to the Present
Title
The Human Tradition in Modern Europe, 1750 to the Present
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This engaging and humanizing text traces the development of Europe since the mid-eighteenth century through the lives of people of the time. Capturing key moments, themes, and events in the continents turbulent modern past, the book explores how ordinary Europeans both shaped their societies and were affected by larger historical processes. By focusing on the lives of individual actors, both famous and obscure, students can gain a sense for how the well-known revolutions, wars, and social transformations of the modern era were experienced in private homes, work places, political forums, and o
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
940.2
Index
index present
LC call number
D289 .H86 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Human Tradition around the World series
Label
The Human Tradition in Modern Europe, 1750 to the Present, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=633381
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction CHERYL A. KOOS AND CORA GRANATA; Chapter 1 The French Revolution Defining the Nation: The Abbe Gregoire and the Problem of Diversity in the French Revolution Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall; Chapter 2 The Age of Reaction and Revolutions in the Early Nineteenth Century Arnold Ruge: Radicalism in a Reactionary Society Karin Breuer; Chapter 3 Industrialization and the Rise of Marxism The World of Textile Work: French Industrial Workers and the Labor Movement Helen Harden Chenut
  • Chapter 4 Victorian Culture and Travel Writing Alison Cunningham: Victorian Leisure Travel, Religious Identity, and the Grand Tour Journal of a Domestic Servant Michele StrongChapter 5 New Imperialism Strategies of Inclusion: Lajpat Rai and the Critique of the British Raj Robert A. McLain; Chapter 6 Fin de Siecle Culture and the New Woman Colette: The New Woman Takes the Stage in Belle Epoque France Patricia Tilburg; Chapter 7 World War I and Literary Responses All Quiet on the Don and the Western Front: Mikhail Sholokhov and Erich Maria Remarque Respond to World War I Karen Petrone
  • Chapter 8 Russian Revolution and the Soviet Union Ask the Doctor!: Peasants and Medical-Sexual Advice in Riazan Province, 1925-1928 Stephen P. FrankChapter 9 Italian Fascism In the Name of an Italian Widow: Nationalism, Patriotism, and Gender in Mussolinis Fascist Italy Maura E. Hametz; Chapter 10 Nazism and the Holocaust The Herbert Baum Groups: Networks of Jewish, Leftist, and Youth Resistance in the Third Reich John Cox; Chapter 11 Decolonization and Postcolonial Memory Imperialists without an Empire: Cercles Coloniaux and Colonial Culture in Belgium after 1960 Matthew G. Stanard
  • Chapter 12 Americanization and Postwar Modernization Adriano Olivetti: Agent of Italian-American Exchange in the Postwar Years Paolo ScrivanoChapter 13 1968 Youth Revolts Ab-Norrnalization: The Plastic People of the Universe and the Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia Michael Kilburn; Chapter 14 1989 and the Collapse of the Soviet Bloc Why Not All Germans Celebrated the Fall of the Berlin Wall: East German Jews and the Collapse of Communism Cora Granata; Index; About the Editors; About the Contributors
Control code
ocn856869468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Human Tradition in Modern Europe, 1750 to the Present, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=633381
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction CHERYL A. KOOS AND CORA GRANATA; Chapter 1 The French Revolution Defining the Nation: The Abbe Gregoire and the Problem of Diversity in the French Revolution Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall; Chapter 2 The Age of Reaction and Revolutions in the Early Nineteenth Century Arnold Ruge: Radicalism in a Reactionary Society Karin Breuer; Chapter 3 Industrialization and the Rise of Marxism The World of Textile Work: French Industrial Workers and the Labor Movement Helen Harden Chenut
  • Chapter 4 Victorian Culture and Travel Writing Alison Cunningham: Victorian Leisure Travel, Religious Identity, and the Grand Tour Journal of a Domestic Servant Michele StrongChapter 5 New Imperialism Strategies of Inclusion: Lajpat Rai and the Critique of the British Raj Robert A. McLain; Chapter 6 Fin de Siecle Culture and the New Woman Colette: The New Woman Takes the Stage in Belle Epoque France Patricia Tilburg; Chapter 7 World War I and Literary Responses All Quiet on the Don and the Western Front: Mikhail Sholokhov and Erich Maria Remarque Respond to World War I Karen Petrone
  • Chapter 8 Russian Revolution and the Soviet Union Ask the Doctor!: Peasants and Medical-Sexual Advice in Riazan Province, 1925-1928 Stephen P. FrankChapter 9 Italian Fascism In the Name of an Italian Widow: Nationalism, Patriotism, and Gender in Mussolinis Fascist Italy Maura E. Hametz; Chapter 10 Nazism and the Holocaust The Herbert Baum Groups: Networks of Jewish, Leftist, and Youth Resistance in the Third Reich John Cox; Chapter 11 Decolonization and Postcolonial Memory Imperialists without an Empire: Cercles Coloniaux and Colonial Culture in Belgium after 1960 Matthew G. Stanard
  • Chapter 12 Americanization and Postwar Modernization Adriano Olivetti: Agent of Italian-American Exchange in the Postwar Years Paolo ScrivanoChapter 13 1968 Youth Revolts Ab-Norrnalization: The Plastic People of the Universe and the Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia Michael Kilburn; Chapter 14 1989 and the Collapse of the Soviet Bloc Why Not All Germans Celebrated the Fall of the Berlin Wall: East German Jews and the Collapse of Communism Cora Granata; Index; About the Editors; About the Contributors
Control code
ocn856869468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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