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  • Human Rights in World History

    Human Rights in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415507967

    Defended by a host of passionate advocates and organizations, certain standard human rights have come to represent a quintessential component of global citizenship. There are, however, a number of societies who dissent from this orthodoxy, either in…

  • Human Rights in World History

    Human Rights in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415507950

    Defended by a host of passionate advocates and organizations, certain standard human rights have come to represent a quintessential component of global citizenship. There are, however, a number of societies who dissent from this orthodoxy, either in…

  • Globalization in World History

    Globalization in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367279868

    In this third edition of Globalization in World History, Peter Stearns explores the roots of contemporary globalization, examining shifts in the global flow of people, goods, and ideas as early as 1000 CE. Exploring how four moments in history have…

  • Globalization in World History

    Globalization in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367271862

    In this third edition of Globalization in World History, Peter Stearns explores the roots of contemporary globalization, examining shifts in the global flow of people, goods, and ideas as early as 1000 CE. Exploring how four moments in history have…

  • Globalization in World History

    Globalization in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415779180

    The idea of globalization is currently inescapable, though the term and the theory attached date back only to the 1990s. History helps clarify where globalization comes from, how it relates to broad processes of change, and why it rouses controversy…

  • Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History

    Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814781425

    As issues of history and memory collide in our society and in the classroom, the time is ripe to rethink the place of history in our schools. Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History represents a unique effort by an international group of scholars to…

  • Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History

    Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814781418

    As issues of history and memory collide in our society and in the classroom, the time is ripe to rethink the place of history in our schools. Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History represents a unique effort by an international group of scholars to…

  • Western Civilization in World History

    Western Civilization in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415316118

    Western civilization and world history are often seen as different, or even mutually exclusive, routes into historical studies. This volume shows that they can be successfully linked, providing a tool to see each subject in the context of the other,…

  • Western Civilization in World History

    Western Civilization in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415316101

    Western civilization and world history are often seen as different, or even mutually exclusive, routes into historical studies. This volume shows that they can be successfully linked, providing a tool to see each subject in the context of the other,…

  • American Fear

    American Fear
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415955423

    Americans have become excessively fearful, and manipulation through fear has become a significant problem in American society, with real impact on policy. By using data from 9/11, this book makes a distinctive contribution to the exploration of rece…

  • American Fear

    American Fear
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415955409

    Americans have become excessively fearful, and manipulation through fear has become a significant problem in American society, with real impact on policy. By using data from 9/11, this book makes a distinctive contribution to the exploration of rece…

  • Demilitarization in the Contemporary World

    Demilitarization in the Contemporary World

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252037894

    Contemporary world history has highlighted militarization in many ways, from the global Cold War and numerous regional conflicts to the general assumption that nationhood implies a significant and growing military. Yet the twentieth century also off…

  • Millennium III, Century Xxi

    Millennium III, Century Xxi
    av Peter N Stearns

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367316860

    As a new century and millennium approach, the world braces itself for a frenzied outpouring of popular excitement, tabloid predictions, and religious hysteria, all egged on by a strong dose of mass media attention. Fortunately, historian Peter Stear…

  • Millennium III, Century Xxi

    Millennium III, Century Xxi
    av Peter N Stearns

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813334578

    This book is intended as a survivor's guide to turn-of-the-century and millennial furor. It offers data about events and relevant cultural traditions in the past and a framework within which to consider how we will interpret the waning age and how w…

  • Expanding the Past

    Expanding the Past
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814778777

    Since its founding twenty years ago the Journal of Social History has made substantial contributions to altering the way American historians look at and interpret their subject. It has served as a central outlet for new and exciting scholarship in s…

  • Encyclopedia of Social History

    Encyclopedia of Social History

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815303428

    A reference surveying the major concerns, findings, and terms of social history. The coverage includes major categories within social history (family, demographic transition, multiculturalism, industrialization, nationalism); major aspects of life f…

  • Meaning Over Memory

    Meaning Over Memory
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807844854

    In the midst of the heated battles swirling around American humanities education, Peter Stearns offers a reconsideration not of what we teach but of why and how we teach it. A humanities program, says Stearns, should teach students not just memorize…

  • Meaning over Memory

    Meaning over Memory
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807820902

    In the midst of the heated battles swirling around American humanities education, Peter Stearns offers a reconsideration not of "what" we teach but of why and how we teach it. A humanities program, says Stearns, should teach students not just memori…

  • American Behavioral History

    American Behavioral History

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814798447

    From his founding of The Journal of Social History to his groundbreaking work on the history of emotions, weight, and parenting, Peter N. Stearns has pushed the boundaries of social history to new levels, presenting new insights into how people have…

  • American Behavioral History

    American Behavioral History

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814798430

    From his founding of The Journal of Social History to his groundbreaking work on the history of emotions, weight, and parenting, Peter N. Stearns has pushed the boundaries of social history to new levels, presenting new insights into how people have…

  • Vaclav Havel

    Vaclav Havel
    av Chandler R. Rosenberger, Peter N. Stearns

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780321434852

  • Gender in World History

    Gender in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138853102

    Covering societies from classical times to the twenty-first century, Gender in World History is a fascinating exploration of what happens to established ideas about men, women, and gender roles when different cultural systems come into contact. The…

  • Gender in World History

    Gender in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138853119

    Covering societies from classical times to the twenty-first century, Gender in World History is a fascinating exploration of what happens to established ideas about men, women, and gender roles when different cultural systems come into contact. The…

  • An Emotional History of the U.S

    An Emotional History of the U.S

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814780886

    Emotions lie at our very core as human beings. How we process and grapple with our emotions, how and what we emote, and how we respond to the emotions of others, constitute the essence of our social universe. In a very real sense, we exist only thro…

  • Sexuality in World History

    Sexuality in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138241732

    This book examines sexuality in the past, and explores how it helps explain sexuality in the present. The subject of sexuality is often a controversial one, and exploring it through a world history perspective emphasizes the extent to which societie…

  • Sexuality in World History

    Sexuality in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138241718

    This book examines sexuality in the past, and explores how it helps explain sexuality in the present. The subject of sexuality is often a controversial one, and exploring it through a world history perspective emphasizes the extent to which societie…

  • Gender in World History

    Gender in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415223119

    From classical times to the twentieth century, Gender in World History is a fascinating exploration of what happens to established ideas about men and women, and their roles, when difficult cultural systems come into contact.

  • Consumerism in World History

    Consumerism in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415395861

    This second edition of Consumerism in World History draws on recent research of the consumer experience in the West and Japan, while also examining societies less renowned for consumerism, such as those in Africa.By relating consumerism to other iss…

  • Consumerism in World History

    Consumerism in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415395878

    This second edition of Consumerism in World History draws on recent research of the consumer experience in the West and Japan, while also examining societies less renowned for consumerism, such as those in Africa.By relating consumerism to other iss…

  • Debating Gender: A History from the Ancient World to the Modern Day

    Debating Gender: A History from the Ancient World to the Modern Day
    av April Haynes

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350116023

    This concise volume surveys global debates about the relationship between gender, power and historical change from the ancient world to the modern period. Contextualizing contemporary thought and political controversies, it introduces students to th…

  • Debating Gender: A History from the Ancient World to the Modern Day

    Debating Gender: A History from the Ancient World to the Modern Day
    av April Haynes

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350116030

    This concise volume surveys global debates about the relationship between gender, power and historical change from the ancient world to the modern period. Contextualizing contemporary thought and political controversies, it introduces students to th…

  • Shame

    Shame
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252082924

    Shame varies as an individual experience and its manifestations across time and cultures. Groups establish identity and enforce social behaviors through shame and shaming, while attempts at shaming often provoke a social or political backlash. Yet h…

  • Shame

    Shame
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252041402

    Shame varies as an individual experience and its manifestations across time and cultures. Groups establish identity and enforce social behaviors through shame and shaming, while attempts at shaming often provoke a social or political backlash. Yet h…

  • Guiding the American University

    Guiding the American University
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138889279

    American higher education is under unprecedented pressure, beginning with the public funding and student debt crises and extending to inadequate performance in student retention and growing global competition. Respected educator and scholar Peter N.…

  • Guiding the American University

    Guiding the American University
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138889262

    American higher education is under unprecedented pressure, beginning with the public funding and student debt crises and extending to inadequate performance in student retention and growing global competition. Respected educator and scholar Peter N.…

  • Fidel Castro (Library of World Biography Series)

    Fidel Castro (Library of World Biography Series)
    av Gina Hames, Peter N. Stearns

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780321355843

  • Debating the Industrial Revolution

    Debating the Industrial Revolution
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472589354

    The industrial revolution was and is a huge development and one of the fundamental changes in human experience in the modern world. In Debating the Industrial Revolution, Peter N. Stearns, a leading expert in world history, presents the major contou…

  • Debating the Industrial Revolution

    Debating the Industrial Revolution
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472589361

    The industrial revolution was and is a huge development and one of the fundamental changes in human experience in the modern world. In Debating the Industrial Revolution, Peter N. Stearns, a leading expert in world history, presents the major contou…

  • Happiness in World History

    Happiness in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367561031

    Happiness in World History traces ideas and experiences of happiness from early stages in human history, to the maturation of agricultural societies and their religious and philosophical systems, to the changes and diversities in the approach to hap…

  • Happiness in World History

    Happiness in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367561055

    Happiness in World History traces ideas and experiences of happiness from early stages in human history, to the maturation of agricultural societies and their religious and philosophical systems, to the changes and diversities in the approach to hap…

  • The Industrial Revolution in World History

    The Industrial Revolution in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367505158

    Now in its fifth edition, this bookexplores the ways in which the industrial revolution reshaped world history to offer a view into the international factors that started the industrial revolution, its global spread and its impact from the end of th…

  • The Industrial Revolution in World History

    The Industrial Revolution in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367505141

    Now in its fifth edition, this bookexplores the ways in which the industrial revolution reshaped world history to offer a view into the international factors that started the industrial revolution, its global spread and its impact from the end of th…

  • The Routledge History of Death since 1800

    The Routledge History of Death since 1800

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367137168

    The Routledge History of Death Since 1800 looks at how death has been treated and dealt with in modern history - the history of the past 250 years - in a global context, through a mix of definite, often quantifiable changes and a complex, qualitativ…

  • From Alienation to Addiction

    From Alienation to Addiction
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594515040

    Over the past two hundred years, work experiences have changed greatly, causing new issues such as heightened boredom and alienation, but also new levels of obsession with work. This book looks at the modern changes in work, examining global pattern…

  • From Alienation to Addiction

    From Alienation to Addiction
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594515057

    Over the past two hundred years, work experiences have changed greatly, causing new issues such as heightened boredom and alienation, but also new levels of obsession with work. This book looks at the modern changes in work, examining global pattern…

  • Educating Global Citizens in Colleges and Universities

    Educating Global Citizens in Colleges and Universities
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415990240

    This book provides distinctive analysis of the full range of expressions in global education at a crucial time, when international competition rises, tensions with American foreign policy both complicate and motivate new activity, and a variety of i…

  • Educating Global Citizens in Colleges and Universities

    Educating Global Citizens in Colleges and Universities
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415990233

    This book provides distinctive analysis of the full range of expressions in global education at a crucial time, when international competition rises, tensions with American foreign policy both complicate and motivate new activity, and a variety of i…

  • World History in Documents

    World History in Documents

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740477

    While world history materials date back to prehistoric times, the field itself is relatively young. Indeed, when the first edition of Peter Stearns's best-selling World History in Documents was published in 1998, world history was poised for explosi…

  • World History in Documents

    World History in Documents

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814740484

    While world history materials date back to prehistoric times, the field itself is relatively young. Indeed, when the first edition of Peter Stearns's best-selling World History in Documents was published in 1998, world history was poised for explosi…

  • Satisfaction Not Guaranteed

    Satisfaction Not Guaranteed
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814783627

    In the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, modern urban, industrial, affluent societies have made great strides towards fixing some of the problems that plagued other societies for centuries: food shortages are nearly eliminated, infant and matern…

  • American Cool

    American Cool
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814779965

    Cool. The concept has distinctly American qualities and it permeates almost every aspect of contemporary American culture. From Kool cigarettes and the Peanuts cartoon's Joe Cool to West Side Story (Keep cool, boy.) and urban slang (Be cool. Chill o…

  • Childhood in World History

    Childhood in World History
    av Peter N Stearns

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138674301

    Taking a global look at what the category of childhood has meant from agricultural societies to the present day, Childhood in World History offers a vital overview of this topical field. Through comparative analysis, Peter Stearns facilitates a cros…

  • Childhood in World History

    Childhood in World History
    av Peter N Stearns

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138674325

    Taking a global look at what the category of childhood has meant from agricultural societies to the present day, Childhood in World History offers a vital overview of this topical field. Through comparative analysis, Peter Stearns facilitates a cros…

  • Cultural Change in Modern World History

    Cultural Change in Modern World History
    av Professor Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350054349

    In this innovative textbook, leading world historian Peter Stearns analyses key examples of culture change from around the world, highlighting what culture change involves and how it can be explained and assessed, both historically and in the contem…

  • Cultural Change in Modern World History

    Cultural Change in Modern World History
    av Professor Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350054332

    In this innovative textbook, leading world historian Peter Stearns analyses key examples of culture change from around the world, highlighting what culture change involves and how it can be explained and assessed, both historically and in the contem…

  • Battleground of Desire

    Battleground of Desire
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814781289

    In recent years, Peter N. Stearns has established himself as the foremost historian of American emotional life. In books on anger, jealousy, "coolness," and body image, he has mapped out the basic terrain of the American psyche. Now Stearns crowns h…

  • A Day in the Life

    A Day in the Life

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313332333

    This book offers a guided tour of the current state scholarship on daily life, including the knowledge that generated and suggestions for further research. Edited by Peter N. Stearns, the eminent social historian and Chair of the Advanced Placement…

  • World History: The Basics

    World History: The Basics
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415582742

    World History has rapidly grown to become one of the most popular and talked about approaches to the study of history. World History: The Basics introduces this fast-growing field and addresses key questions such as:What is world history?How do we s…

  • World History: The Basics

    World History: The Basics
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415582759

    World History has rapidly grown to become one of the most popular and talked about approaches to the study of history. World History: The Basics introduces this fast-growing field and addresses key questions such as:What is world history?How do we s…

  • Peacebuilding through Dialogue

    Peacebuilding through Dialogue

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781942695110

  • Revolutions in Sorrow

    Revolutions in Sorrow
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594514548

    Huge changes have occurred in both the physical facts of death and in the cultural modes that guide our reactions to it. These changes also affect policy issues ranging from punishments for crimes to birth control to the conduct of war. This book ex…

  • Revolutions in Sorrow

    Revolutions in Sorrow
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594514555

    Huge changes have occurred in both the physical facts of death and in the cultural modes that guide our reactions to it. These changes also affect policy issues ranging from punishments for crimes to birth control to the conduct of war. This book ex…

  • Anxious Parents

    Anxious Parents
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814798294

    The nineteenth and twentieth centuries saw a dramatic shift in the role of children in American society and families. No longer necessary for labor, children became economic liabilities and twentieth-century parents exhibited a new level of anxiety…

  • Anxious Parents

    Anxious Parents
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814798492

    The nineteenth and twentieth centuries saw a dramatic shift in the role of children in American society and families. No longer necessary for labor, children became economic liabilities and twentieth-century parents exhibited a new level of anxiety…

  • Old Age in a Bureaucratic Society

    Old Age in a Bureaucratic Society
    av Peter N. Stearns, David Van Tassel, Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780313250002

  • Peace in World History

    Peace in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415716604

    In Peace in World History, Peter N. Stearns examines the ideas of peace that have existed throughout history, and how societies have sought to put them into practice. Beginning with the status of peace in early hunter-gatherer and agricultural socie…

  • Peace in World History

    Peace in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415716611

    In Peace in World History, Peter N. Stearns examines the ideas of peace that have existed throughout history, and how societies have sought to put them into practice. Beginning with the status of peace in early hunter-gatherer and agricultural socie…

  • 1848

    1848
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Häftad - 1974 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393093117

    Only in that year did revolution assume virtually continental proportions: France, Italy, Germany, and the countries of the Habsburg monarchy experienced serious revolutions, and significant outbreaks occurred in Switzerland, Denmark, Romania, Polan…

  • The Industrial Revolution in World History

    The Industrial Revolution in World History
    av Peter N Stearns

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367097646

    The industrial revolution was the single most important development in human history over the past three centuries, and it continues to shape the contemporary world. With new methods and organizations for producing goods, industrialization altered w…

  • The Industrial Revolution in World History

    The Industrial Revolution in World History
    av Peter N Stearns

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813347295

    The industrial revolution was the single most important development in human history over the past three centuries, and it continues to shape the contemporary world. With new methods and organizations for producing goods, industrialization altered w…

  • Fat History

    Fat History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780814780695

    The modern struggle against fat cuts deeply and pervasively into American culture. Dieting, weight consciousness, and widespread hostility toward obesity form one of the fundamental themes of modern life.Fat History explores the meaning of fat in co…

  • Gender in World History

    Gender in World History
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415223102

    From classical times to the twentieth century, Gender in World History is a fascinating exploration of what happens to established ideas about men and women, and their roles, when difficult cultural systems come into contact.

  • The Industrial Revolution

    The Industrial Revolution
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780874368246

    Covers the many facets of the Industrial Revolution around the world, including bureaucracy, child labor, and work ethics.

  • Consumerism in World History; The Global Transformation of Desire

    Consumerism in World History; The Global Transformation of Desire
    av Peter N. Stearns

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415244084

    The desire to acquire luxury goods and leisure services is a basic force in modern life. This second edition of Consumerism in World History draws on recent research and explores both the historical origins and world-wide appeal of this modern pheno…