A History of the World since 1300

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所在平台: Coursera

课程类别: 人文

大学或机构: Princeton University(普林斯顿大学)

授课老师: Jeremy Adelman

   

课程主页: https://www.coursera.org/course/wh1300

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This course explores the history of the modern world since Chinggis Khan. It focuses on the connections between societies from the time of the Mongol conquests and the gradual, but accelerating ways in which connections became ties of inter-dependence. The relations between societies are what will concern us. The forces pulling the world together vary from religious to economic, political to intellectual. These forces bring the world together, but they also create new divisions. Nowadays, we call this "globalization." That term has tended to emphasize the drive to worldwide integration; the view of globalization taken in this course emphasizes disintegration as well as integration. We will tackle some very basic questions: How do we explain the staggering wealth of China in the centuries up to 1750, as well as China's recent ascent? Where did the United States come from, and where is it headed? What are the significance and legacies of empire in the world? How have world wars and revolutions shaped the international system over time? What exactly is globalization, and how does today's globalization compare with the past? How has the relationship between humans and nature changed over the centuries?

课程大纲

  • Lecture 1: What is World History?
  • Lecture 2: Peoples, Plagues and Plunders
  • Lecture 3: Warfare and Motion
  • Lecture 4: Conquests
  • Lecture 5: The Beginnings of Globalization in the Atlantic Worlds
  • Lecture 6: The Beginnings of Globalization in the Indian Ocean Worlds
  • Lecture 7: The Worlds that Merchants Made
  • Lecture 8: The Seventeenth-Century Crisis
  • Lecture 9: Empire and Enlightenment
  • Lecture 10: The Wealth of Nations
  • Lecture 11: The World in Revolution
  • Lecture 12: States and Nations
  • Lecture 13: Global Frontiers
  • Lecture 14: Empires and Nations
  • Lecture 15: Worlds in Motion
  • Lecture 16: The Peak of Eurocentrism
  • Lecture 17: Retreat of the Elephants
  • Lecture 18: The World in 1914
  • Lecture 19: Civilization and its Discontents
  • Lecture 20: Worlds at War
  • Lecture 21: Apex to Aftermath
  • Lecture 22: Three World Orders
  • Lecture 23: Our Globalization
  • Lecture 24: Back to the Future

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课程简介

This course will examine the ways in which the world has grown more integrated yet more divided over the past 700 years.

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历史 世界 世界史 普林斯顿大学

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