World history in context provides information on world history from antiquity to the present, including mediterranean, near east, asia, middle east, latin america, the middle ages and renaissance from primary sources, reference titles, and academic journals. World history in context best uses for this resource researching world history covering over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe. Rebecca nichols his 140 - a history of humanity essay 1 world history in context, written by david christian (2003), questions the context of world history as well as the complexity of human history and the societies with which they live. In christian's article he argues that looking at world history in its global context, rather than one specific moment in history, is the way it is intended to be interpreted and allows historians to recognize reoccurring patterns and themes. World history in context, part of gales family of in context knowledge portals, is the premier online resource providing an overview of world history covering over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present and geographically.
World history in context connect to database from antiquity to the present day, search a broad collection of scholarly analysis and full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents that cover the events, movements, and individuals that have shaped world history. — harriet doerr, the tiger in the grass, 1995 we need to look at the event within the larger context of world history the book puts these events in their proper historical and social contexts we need to consider these events in context. The world is the planet earth and all life upon it, including human civilization in a philosophical context, the world is the whole of the physical universe, or an ontological world (the world of an individual.
World history in context is a comprehensive online collection that uses an intuitive, web-like interface to provide multicultural, global and research-based dynamic content that supports today's history research requirements. World history in context reaches back to the ancient world — and forward to today's headlines — to deliver a chronicle of the great cultures and societies that have formed the history of the human race rare primary sources, reliable reference and multi-media content put this vast topic into context for students. Lmhs library guide to mla and apa styles gale world history in context use the information provided in the source citation at the end of the article if provided, and modify the format as follows.
Abstract world history can provide a context for regional and national histories, but what is the context for world history itself if world history is about the history of human beings, asking this question means asking about the place of human beings within modern knowledge. Introductory and selective resource on world history (excluding north america) from prehistory to the viet nam war best approached by browsing pre-selected list of topics which offer material drawn from reference works, monographs, scholarly journals, magazines and news articles. A short history sparknotes biography describes history sparknotes's life, times, and work also explains the historical and literary context that influenced world war i (1914-1919. World history in context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in world history.
World history in context takes learners from the ancient world to today's headlines, delivering a chronicle of the great cultures and societies that have formed the history of the human race rare primary sources, reliable reference and multi-media content put this vast topic into context for students. | by traci cothran | the national history day competition is right up our alley here at gale—it encourages students to use factual resources (especially primary resources) to create a documentary, performance, paper, website, or exhibit on a historical topic that fits with the overall competition theme. Please enter your library id, barcode, or other id: password sign in.
Stay updated with what's happening at fcps with news you choose sign up now. Skip to main content gale in context navigation. History is all about context as joyce appleby, lynn hunt, and margaret jacob have written, what historians do best is to make connections with the past in order to illuminate the problems of the present and the potential of the future 1 that is why historians so often complain about fields such.
World history in context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in world history contains both scholarly and popular information in a variety of formats including encyclopedias, journals, and videos. World history in context is a comprehensive collection of award-winning reference, full-text articles from leading scholarly publications, an array of primary sources, and images, maps and charts which provide expansive geographic and chronological research materials for the study of world history. Posted on june 25, 2015 exciting news now available through gale's in context suite of products is the ability for students to seamlessly login using google account credentials.