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Traditions & Encounters: A Global Perspective on the Past, captures the development of our world that is meaningful and appropriate for contemporary times. Its lauded team of authors draw upon their collective years of classroom experience seducing readers through a hallmark twin themes approach, traditions & encounters, telling an inclusive story of our world through time. Readers develop their historical lens through examination of past events to analyze causes and effects, while discover similarities and differences of connections to understand the development of our world through time. Connect History features high-quality curated application-based activities and instructor resources all in one place—saving time for development of a high-quality course for delivery. Instructors are given greater flexibility and control through auto-graded assignments and quizzes. Robust analytics award actionable insights to know which students need more guidance or which topics should be reviewed again during lecture to enhance student outcomes and course goals. For students, Connect History includes an integrated eBook and adaptive learning experiences designed to support ALL students. Paired with ReadAnywhere App, students are given greater convenient to fit learning into their on-the-go lives. Improve Student Performance—Traditions & Encounters puts students at the center. It’s the only product to feature proven adaptive technology that increases grades by a full letter, and the only text to feature the first and only adaptive eBook ever, SmartBook 2.0. Enhance your Teaching—The authors methodically revised the text while develop instructor supplements to accommodate this new paradigm of teaching. This edition features high-quality content backed by advanced technology and learning science for you to achieve the highest outcomes for your course. Accessible to All—This text has moved toward tighter compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines, and provides students the opportunity to learn regardless of learning style or disability.
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22 Transoceanic Encounters and Global Connections
23 The Transformation of Europe
24 The Integration of the Americas and Oceania with the Wider World
25 Africa and the Atlantic World
26 Tradition and Change in East Asia
27 Empires in South and Southwest Asia
28 Revolutions and National States in the Atlantic World
29 The Making of Industrial Society
30 The Americas in the Age of Independence
31 Societies at Crossroads
32 The Apex of Global Empire Building
33 The Great War: The World in Upheaval
34 Anxieties and Experiments in Postwar Europe and the United States
35 Revolutionaries and Nationalists in the Colonial and Neocolonial World
36 New Conflagrations: World War II and the Cold War
37 The End of Empire in an Era of Cold War
38 Into the Twenty-First Century
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