Western Civilizations: Their History & Their Culture Nineteenth Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0393614305
ISBN-10: 0393614301
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About the Author

Joshua Cole is Professor of History at the University of Michigan. Specializing in the social and cultural history of France since the Revolution of 1789, he earned his Ph.D. at University of California at Berkeley. He is the author of The Power of Large Numbers: Population, Politics, and Gender in Nineteenth-Century France (2000).

Carol Symes is an Associate Professor of history and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the history department at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where she has won the top teaching award in the College of Liberal Arts and Science. Her main areas of study include medieval Europe, especially France and England; cultural history; history of information media and communication technologies; history of theatre. Her first book was A Common Stage: Theater and Public Life in Medieval Arras (2007).

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ W. W. Norton & Company; Nineteenth edition (July 1, 2017)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 1184 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0393614301
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0393614305
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 5.07 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 8.9 x 1.6 x 11.2 inches
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Joshua Cole is Professor of History at the University of Michigan. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1991 and his B.A. from Brown University in 1983. His research and teaching deal primarily with the social and cultural history of France in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and he has published work on gender and the history of the population sciences, colonial violence, and the politics of memory in France, Algeria, and Germany.

He is the winner of several book awards, including the J. Russell Major Prize from the American Historical Association, the Alf Andrew Heggoy Prize from the French Colonial History Society, and a National Jewish Book Award from the Jewish Book Council.

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