World History

World history or global history as a field of historical study examines history from a global perspective. It emerged centuries ago; leading practitioners have included Voltaire (1694-1778), Hegel (1770-1831), Karl Marx (1818-1883) and Arnold J. Toynbee (1889-1975). The field became much more active (in terms of university teaching, text books, scholarly journals, and academic associations) in the late 20th century. It is not to be confused with comparative history, which, like world history, deals with the history of multiple cultures and nations, but does not do so on a global scale. World history looks for common patterns that emerge across …



LC: Library of Congress · 2022 English

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contrast to its obvious importance throughout world history.¹⁵ It is a real but nonetheless difficult-to-locate

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 15 November 2021 English

For six months every year, salt pan workers in Tamil Nadu’s Thoothukudi district labour under a blazing sun to harvest the most common kitchen staple, weathering poor working conditions and …

his sweeping and spellbinding book Salt: A World History “one of the first international commodities

IAP: Iqbal Academy Pakistan · 1 January 2021 English

Several Authors (Compilation),Iqbal Review: January - June, 2021, ed. by Baseera Ambreen (Lahore: Iqbal Academy Pakistan, 2021), p. 153.

historical forms, as unfolding on the stage of world-history. Therefore, historians like Collingwood, Toynbee

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 7 November 2020 English

This report was published by Migrant Workers Solidarity Network (a collective of individuals and organisations in India) on November 7, 2020. It documents the experiences of the Covid-19 lockdown on …

plague as the situation is still unfolding. World history has provided us with rich experience of intervention

LC: Library of Congress · 2020 English

"June 2020." "Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, England, France, Georgia, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates." "LL …

Mi’kmaq Studies, Grade 11 World Geography or World History • Northwest Territories: Grade 10 Social

LC: Library of Congress · 1 January 2019 English

"Imagining Afghanistan examines how Afghanistan has been imagined in literary and visual texts that were published after the 9/11 attacks and the subsequent U.S.-led invasion-the era that propelled Afghanistan into …

a benevolent force, a progressive agent of world history, an altruistic humanitarian who intervenes

IAP: Iqbal Academy Pakistan · 1 January 2018 English

Syed Abdul Vahid,Glimpses of Iqbal(Lahore: Iqbal Academy Pakistan, 2018), p. 312.

IAP: Iqbal Academy Pakistan · 1 January 2018 Urdu

Rashid Hameed,Iqbal ka Tasawar-e-Tarikh(Lahore: Iqbal Academy Pakistan, 2018), p. 300.

D 5. William. L. Langer, An Encyclopedia of World History, Houghton Miffin Company, Boston, 1972. 6.

LC: Library of Congress · 1 January 2017 English

"A 20th-century saga of interracial Anglo-Indian tea dynasties prised apart and scattered as far away as New Zealand"--Provided by publisher. "In the early 20th century, the 'problem' of interracial relations …

Zealand–History–20th century. | BISAC: HISTORY / World. | HISTORY / Australia & New Zealand. | HISTORY / Asia

LC: Library of Congress · 1 January 2017 English

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Towards a Global Microhistory’, Journal of World History 21, no.4 (2010) pp. 573–591; A. Stanley, ‘Maidservants’ Chemistry, and Tropical Development’ Journal of World History 7, no. 1 (1996). Discovery of Tea and the

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