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A History of World Societies: Volume 1: To 1715
John P. McKay, Bennett D. Hill, ...

Bedford/St. Martin's, 2006
  
  











  



  
Emperor Huizong
Patricia Buckley Ebrey

Harvard University Press, 2014

China was the most advanced country in the world when Huizong ascended the throne in 1100 CE. In his eventful twenty-six-year reign, the artistically gifted emperor guided the Song Dynasty toward cultural greatness. Yet Huizong would be known to posterity as a political failure who lost the throne to Jurchen invaders and died their prisoner. The first comprehensive English-language biography of this important monarch, Emperor Huizong is a ...
  
  











  



  
A History of World Societies
John P. McKay, Bennett David Hill, ...

Palgrave Macmillan, 2012

'A History of World Societies' introduces students to the global past through social history, and provides insights into the stories and voices of the people who lived it. Thoroughly revised, the 9th edition now contains more global comparisons, documents, features and activities to aid and reinforce students' learning.
  
  











  



  
A History of World Societies
John P. McKay, John Buckler, ...

Palgrave Macmillan, 2009

This is an updated and shortened edition of an outstanding treatment of social history that provides students with a vivid and approachable account of what life was like throughout human history. It provides students with one of the most vivid and approachable accounts of what life was like throughout the entire course of human history. It features lively, descriptive writing, a range of illustrations and extensive primary sources that give ...
  
  











  



  
Pre-Modern East Asia: A Cultural, Social, and Political History, Volume I: To 1800
Patricia Buckley Ebrey, Anne Walthall, ...

Cengage Learning, 2008

Designed for the East Asian history course, this text features the latest scholarship on the region's cultural, political, economic, and intellectual history. Coverage is balanced among East Asian countries, with approximately 20 percent of the text focused on Korea, an area that has become increasingly important in world politics. Special attention is devoted to gender and material culture, and themes are reinforced through the text's ...
  
  











  



  
Understanding World Societies, Volume 1: A Brief History
John P. McKay, Patricia Buckley Ebrey, ...

Bedford/St. Martin's, 2012

Based on the highly successful A History of World Societies , Understanding World Societies: A Brief History combines innovative pedagogy with a manageable regional and comparative approach to capture students' interest in the everyday life of the past. Abridged by 25%, the narrative is paired with distinctive pedagogy, designed to help students focus on significant developments as they read and review. An innovative end-of-chapter study ...
  
  











  



  
A History Of World Society, Volume C Sixth Edition
John P. McKay, John Buckler, ...

Houghton Mifflin Company, 2003

Book by McKay, John P., Buckler, John, Ebrey, Patricia Buckley, Hill, Bennett D.
  
  











  



  
The Inner Quarters: Marriage and the Lives of Chinese Women in the Sung Period
Patricia Buckley Ebrey

University of California Press, 1993

The Sung Dynasty (960-1279) was a paradoxical era for Chinese women. This was a time when footbinding spread, and Confucian scholars began to insist that it was better for a widow to starve than to remarry. Yet there were also improvements in women's status in marriage and property rights. In this thoroughly original work, one of the most respected scholars of premodern China brings to life what it was like to be a woman in Sung times, from ...
  
  











  



  
China: A Cultural, Social, and Political History
Patricia Buckley Ebrey

Cengage Learning, 2005

Designed for the East Asian history course, this text features the latest scholarship on the region and offers a range of cultural, political, economic and intellectual history. Coverage is balanced among East Asian regions, with approximately 20 per cent of the text focused on Korea, an area that has become increasingly important in East Asian courses and in world politics. Special attention is devoted to coverage of gender and material culture ...
  
  











  



  
A History of World Societies, Volume 2: Since 1500
John P. McKay, Bennett D. Hill, ...

Bedford/St. Martin's, 2008

More than any other text, A History of World Societies introduces students to the families, foods, workplaces, religions, and diversions of peoples of the past through lively, descriptive writing and extensive primary sources that give voice to a wide range of individuals. This hallmark treatment of social history combines with strong political, cultural, and economic coverage and a clear, easy-to-manage organization to provide students with ...
  
  











  



  
The Cambridge Illustrated History of China
Patricia Buckley Ebrey

Cambridge University Press, 2003
  
  











  



  
A History of World Societies, Volume 1: To 1715
John P. McKay, Bennett D. Hill, ...

Bedford/St. Martin's, 2008

More than any other text, A History of World Societies introduces students to the families, foods, workplaces, religions, and diversions of peoples of the past through lively, descriptive writing and extensive primary sources that give voice to a wide range of individuals. This hallmark treatment of social history combines with strong political, cultural, and economic coverage and a clear, easy-to-manage organization to provide students with ...
  
  











  



  
A History of World Societies, Volume 2: Since 1450
John P. McKay, Bennett D. Hill, ...

Bedford/St. Martin's, 2011

A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it.  Now published by Bedford/St. Martin's, and informed by the latest scholarship, the book has been thoroughly revised with students in mind to meet the needs of the evolving course.  Proven to work in the classroom, the book’s regional and comparative approach helps students understand the ...
  
  











  



  
East Asia: A Cultural, Social, and Political History

Cengage Learning, 2013

Written by top scholars in the field, EAST ASIA: A CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND POLITICAL HISTORY, 3E delivers a comprehensive cultural, political, economic, and intellectual history of East Asia, while focusing on the narratives and histories of China, Japan, and Korea in a larger, global context. Full color inserts on such topics as food, clothing, and art objects illustrate the rich artistic heritage of East Asia. A range of primary source documents ...
  
  











  



  
A History of World Societies, Volume 1: To 1600
John P. McKay, Bennett D. Hill, ...

Bedford/St. Martin's, 2011

A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it.  Now published by Bedford/St. Martin's, and informed by the latest scholarship, the book has been thoroughly revised with students in mind to meet the needs of the evolving course.  Proven to work in the classroom, the book’s regional and comparative approach helps students understand the ...
  
  











  



  
Chinese Civilization: A Sourcebook

Free Press, 1993

Chinese Civilization sets the standard for supplementary texts in Chinese history courses. With newly expanded material, personal documents, social records, laws, and documents that historians mistakenly ignore, the sixth edition is even more useful than its classic predecessor. A complete and thorough introduction to Chinese history and culture.
  
  











  



  
East Asia: A Cultural, Social, and Political History
Patricia Buckley Ebrey, Anne Walthall, ...

Cengage Learning, 2008

Designed for the East Asian history course, this text features the latest scholarship on the region's cultural, political, economic, and intellectual history. Coverage is balanced among East Asian countries, with approximately 20 percent of the text focused on Korea, an area that has become increasingly important in world politics. Special attention is devoted to gender and material culture, and themes are reinforced through the text's ...
  
  











  



  
The Cambridge Illustrated History of China
Patricia Buckley Ebrey

Cambridge University Press, 2009
  
  











  



  
A History Of World Societies Complete Fifth Edition
Bennett D. Hill, John Buckler, ...

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1999

This best-selling world history survey uses political history as the main framework of its narrative, while emphasizing social history to a greater extent than in any comparable text. The text retains many popular pedagogical features from previous editions, including its short introduction, focus questions, presentation of historical problems throughout the text, primary source quotations, chapter summaries, and annotated lists of suggested ...
  
  











  








   



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