Readings For World Civilizations II
For November 15th...
I have decided that we will have a group assignment this Friday, so rather than readings outside of class we will read them in class together. Thanks and have a good week!!
Readings for Friday November 8th, 2013, The Great Depression and WWII.
Photos and primary sources from The Great Depression to WWII, you may browse this site based on your own interest in the various subjects.
The controversial liberation story of Dachau concentration camp:
Readings for Friday, October 18th, 2013
On Friday we will have a lecture and complete a group assignment. In lieu of readings beforehand, I'll print
out the selected readings and you will read them together as a group. But, I posted a few of the readings below, in case you want to get a head start.
See you Soon!
Walker's Appeal - http://docsouth.unc.edu/nc/walker/walker.html
William Lloyd Garrison - http://users.wfu.edu/zulick/340/garrisonliberator1.html
Abraham Lincoln - The Emancipation Proclamation
Readings for Friday, September 27th, The Industrial Revolution
Just one reading for this Friday since it's a little longer than usual....
Karl Marx and Freidrich Engels: http://www.marxists.org/archive/marx/works/1848/communist-manifesto/
Readings for Friday, September 20th, 2013 - Revolutions in Europe and North America
John Locke’s Two Treatises on Government: Pages 105- 138. http://www.efm.bris.ac.uk/het/locke/government.pdf
The Declaration of Independence: http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/declaration_transcript.html
Writings of Isaac Newton: http://www.newtonproject.sussex.ac.uk/view/texts/normalized/NATP00105
Galileo, discoveries and theories: http://csep10.phys.utk.edu/astr161/lect/history/galileo.html
Readings for September 6th, 2013
Exploration and Settlement of The New World....
Exploration of the Americas:
Bartolome de las Casas http://ducis.jhfc.duke.edu/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/de-las-casas.pdf
Columbus, in his own words
The Spanish Exploration of South America
This website is about Jamestowne, the first permanent English colony, browse the information found in it, maybe you are related to a passenger!
Readings August 30th, 2013
The Plague, The Catholic Church, and The Protestant Reformation....