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- Kohlhammer Verlag 2013; US$ 9.53
Hauptbeschreibung Thema: Eine Schlüsselfigur der Globalgeschichte wird mit der Vermittlung von Schlüsselkompetenzen der Gegenwart verbunden. Die Forschung hat Kolumbus als rücksichtslosen Eroberer und Kolonisator demontiert. In der Populärkultur dominiert jedoch der Mythos vom epochalen Entdeckergenie. Inhalt: Das erste Kapitel skizziert Kolumbus?... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 43.99
During an armed conflict or period of gross human rights violations, the first priority is a cessation of violence. For the cease-fire to be more than a lull in hostilities and atrocities, however, it must be accompanied by a plan for political transition and social reconstruction. Essential to this long-term reconciliation process is education reform... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 89.00
The internment of Japanese Americans was a violation of the Constitution and its guarantee of equal protection under the law?yet it was authorized by a presidential order, given substance by an act of Congress, and affirmed by the U.S. Supreme Court. Japanese internment is a topic that we as Americans cannot afford to forget or be ignorant of. This... more...
- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 36.78
Written by experienced examiners to completely cover the 20th century aspects of the Cambridge IGCSE in History, this comprehensive text covers all the relevant material AND provides focused skills development to ensure students achieve their best. With nearly 400 pages of practice, it will help learners excel. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00
In order to determine how history education can be harnessed to reduce conflict attitudes and intentions and create a culture of peace, this book examines how history curricula and textbooks shape the identities of their students through their portrayals of ingroup and outgroup identity, intergroup boundaries, and value systems. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 95.00
This volume investigates the different attitudes of historians and other social scientists to questions of causality. It argues that historical theorists after the linguistic turn have paid surprisingly little attention to causes in spite of the centrality of causation in many contemporary works of history. more...
- ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 310.00
The expression "you are what you eat" certainly applies to Americans, not just in terms of our physical health, but also in the myriad ways that our taste preferences, eating habits, and food culture are intrinsically tied to our society and history. This standout reference work comprises two volumes containing more than 600 alphabetically arranged... more...
- Berghahn Books 2015; US$ 120.00
Of the thousands of children and young adults who fled Nazi Germany in the years before the Second World War, a remarkable number went on to become trained historians in their adopted homelands. By placing autobiographical testimonies alongside historical analysis and professional reflections, this richly varied collection comprises the first sustained... more...
Ideas and Movements that Shaped America: From the Bill of Rights to "Occupy Wall Street" [3 volumes]ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 294.00
Presenting accessibly written information for general audiences as well as students and researchers, this three-volume work examines the evolution of American society and thought from the nation's beginnings to the 21st century. It covers the seminal ideas and social movements that define who we are as Americans?from the ideas that underpin the Bill... more...