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Finding World History

Unpacking Evidence

Analyzing Documents

Teaching Sources

  PRIMARY SOURCES

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Quantitative Evidence

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  TIME PERIODS:

The Beginnings of Human Society

Early Civilizations & Pastoral Peoples, 4000-1000 BCE

Classical Traditions, Religions, and Empires, 1000 BCE-300 CE

Expanding Zones of Exchange & Encounter, 300-1000 CE

Intensified Hemispheric Interactions, 1000-1500 CE

Emergence of the First Global Age, 1450-1770

An Age of Revolutions, 1750-1914

A Half-Century of Crisis & Achievement, 1900-1945

World Since 1945: Promises and Paradoxes

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