The Great Courses Foundations of Western Civilization II by Prof. Robert Bucholz
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48 Lectures 1 The Importance of the West 2 Geography Is Destiny 3 Culture Is Destiny 4 Renaissance Humanism-1350-1650 5 Renaissance Princes-1450-1600 6 The New World & the Old-1400-1650 7 The Protestant Reformation-1500-22 8 The Wars of Religion-1523-1648 9 Rational & Scientific Revolutions-1450-1650 10 French Absolutism-1589-1715 11 English Constitutionalism-1603-49 12 English Constitutionalism-1649-89 13 War, Trade, Empire-1688-1702 14 War, Trade, Empire-1702-14 15 War, Trade, Empire-1714-63 16 Life Under the Ancien Régime-1689-1789 17 Enlightenment & Despotism 18 The American Revolution 19 The French Revolution-1789-92 20 The French Revolution-1792-1803 21 The Napoleonic Empire-1803-15 22 Beginnings of Industrialization-1760-1850 23 Consequences of Industrialization-1760-1850 24 The Liberal Response-1776-1861 25 The Romantic Response-1789-1870 26 The Socialist Response-1813-1905 27 Descent of Man; Rise of Woman-1830-90 28 Nationalism-1815-48 29 Nationalism-1848-71 30 Imperial Rivalry-1870-1914 31 Industrial Rivalry-1870-1914 32 The Alliance System-1872-1914 33 Decadence & Malaise-circa 1900 34 The Great War Begins-1914-16 35 Breaking the Deadlock-1915-17 36 The Russian Revolution-1917-22 37 The End of the War-1917-22 38 Recovery & Depression in the West-1919-36 39 Totalitarian Russia-1918-39 40 Fascist Italy, Nazi Germany-1922-36 41 The Holocaust-1933-45 42 The Failure of Diplomacy-1935-39 43 World War II-1939-42 44 World War II-1942-45 45 American Hegemony, Soviet Challenge-1945-75 46 Rebuilding Europe-1945-85 47 The New Europe-1985-2001 48 The Meaning of Western Civilization
 

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Published January 1, 2006 by The Teaching Company.
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