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Humanities & Social Sciences Retrospective searches nearly 1200 of the most important journals in these subject areas. Updated, uniform subject headings facilitate your search, with the original subject headings also provided. Subjects Covered Include: Addiction Studies, Anthropology, Archaeology, Area Studies, Art, Classical Studies, Communications, Community Health & Medical Care, Corrections, Criminal Justice, Criminology, Dance, Economics, Environmental Studies, Ethics, Family Studies, Film, Folklore, Gender Studies, Geography, Gerontology, History, International Relations, Journalism, Law, Linguistics, Literary & Social Criticism Literature, Minority Studies, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Planning & Public Administration, Policy Sciences, Political Science, Psychiatry, Psychology, Public Welfare, Religion and Theology, Social Work, Sociology, Urban Studies.
The IMB is an interdisciplinary guide to the study of the Middle Ages, the period 476-1500. Geographic coverage extends across Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, covering resources in over 25 languages. Note: The IMB provides downloadable software to view and print non-English diacritics and special characters.
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"A comprehensive encyclopedia of world history with 538 articles that trace the development of human history with a focus on area studies, global history, anthropology, geography, science, arts, literature, economics, womens studies, African-American studies, and cultural studies related to all regions of the world"
Information about major world developments from 1750 to the present, with close attention to social, economic, cultural, and political topics. Contains articles on world events; countries; organizations; regions; ethnic groups; and themes such as social history, demography, family life, politics, economics, religion, thought, education, science and technology, and culture. It offers coverage of standard geographic and ethnic units—such as Scandinavia, Korea, or the Gypsies—in the modern period. Significant institutions such as the International Red Cross and the League of Nations are treated at length. Each article includes an up-to-date bibliography; the text is complemented by 700 images and 50 maps.
Title: World eras. Related Titles: Series: Gale virtual reference library. Publisher: Detroit : Gale Group Date: 2001-2005 Format: 1 online resource (10 volumes) : illustrations, maps, digital.; online resource Language: English Subjects: World history Description: "A Manly, Inc. book." Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: v. 1. European Renaissance and Reformation, 1350-1600 / edited by Norman J. Wilson -- v. 2. Rise and spread of Islam, 622-1500 / edited by Susan L. Douglass -- v. 3. Roman Republic and Empire, 264 B.C.E.-476 C.E. / edited by John T. Kirby -- v. 4. Medieval Europe, 814-1350 / edited by Jeremiah Hackett -- v. 5. Ancient Egypt, 2615-332 B.C.E. / edited by Edward I. Bleiberg -- v. 6. Classical Greek civilization, 800-323 B.C.E. / edited by John T. Kirby -- v. 7. Imperial China, 617-1644 / edited by Guangqiu Xu -- v. 8. Ancient Mesopotamia, 3300-331 B.C.E. / edited by Ronald Wallenfels -- v. 9. Industrial Revolution in Europe, 1750-1914 / edited by James R. Farr -- v. 10. West African Kingdoms, 500-1590 / edited by Pierre-Damien Mvuyekure.
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