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Weller, R. Charles

21st-Century Narratives of World History

Weller, R. Charles - 21st-Century Narratives of World History, ebook

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Table of contents

Part I. Historical Background

1. ‘Grand Narrative’ and ‘New’ World Histories: Their Historical Challenges and Contributions in Western Scholarship
R. Charles Weller

2. ‘Western’ and ‘White Civilization’: White Nationalism and Eurocentrism at the Crossroads

R. Charles Weller

Part II. 21st-Century Narratives of World History

3. Periodization in World History: Challenges and Opportunities
Peter N. Stearns

4. “Complexity, Energy and Information in Big History and Human History”
David Christian

5. History Beyond Humanity: Between ‘Big’ and ‘Deep’ History
Felipe Fernández-Armesto

6. The Human System: An Introduction
Patrick Manning

7. Social and Cultural World History
Merry Wiesner-Hanks

8. World History as a Single Story
Tamim Ansary

9. Western, Russian, and Islamic Culture in World Civilizational Perspective
Tursin Hafizuhli Gabitov

10. Going Global: Thematic Explorations in World History
Candice Goucher

Part III. Comparative Historiographical Critiques

11. World History and Perspectivity: Between Necessity and Opportunity
Gotelind Müller

12. World Histories in Conversation
Leonid Trofimov

13. Eight World Historians
Diego Olstein

Keywords: History, World History, Global and Transnational History, Historiography and Method, Cultural History

Editor
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
33 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319620787
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-62077-0

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