History

Study and Teaching Guide for The History of the Renaissance World

Author: Julia Kaziewicz

Publisher: Peace Hill Press

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 912

View: 448

Turn Susan Wise Bauer's The History of the Renaissance World into a high-school history course. Susan Wise Bauer’s narrative world history series is widely used in advanced high school history classes, as well as by home educating parents. The Study and Teaching Guide, designed for use by both parents and teachers, provides a full high-school-level curriculum in late medieval-early Renaissance history. It includes: Study questions and answers Critical thinking assignments Map exercises Essay topics and instructor grading rubrics Teaching tips and explanations for answers The Study and Teaching Guide, designed by historian and teacher Julia Kaziewicz in cooperation with Susan Wise Bauer, makes The History of the Renaissance World even more accessible to educators and parents alike.
History

The Renaissance World

Author: John Jeffries Martin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 728

View: 491

With an interdisciplinary approach that encompasses the history of ideas, political history, cultural history and art history, this volume, in the successful Routledge Worlds series, offers a sweeping survey of Europe in the Renaissance, from the late thirteenth to early seventeenth centuries, and shows how the Renaissance laid key foundations for many aspects of the modern world. Collating thirty-four essays from the field's leading scholars, John Jeffries Martin shows that this period of rapid and complex change resulted from a convergence of a new set of social, economic and technological forces alongside a cluster of interrelated practices including painting, sculpture, humanism and science, in which the elites engaged. Unique in its balance of emphasis on elite and popular culture, on humanism and society, and on women as well as men, The Renaissance World grapples with issues as diverse as Renaissance patronage and the development of the slave trade. Beginning with a section on the antecedents of the Renaissance world, and ending with its lasting influence, this book is an invaluable read, which students and scholars of history and the Renaissance will dip into again and again.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Leonardo Da Vinci and the Renaissance in World History

Author: Allison Lassieur

Publisher: Enslow Pub Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 771

Traces the life and times of Leonardo da Vinci showing his effect on the world of art and on the history of the Italian Renaissance.
Art

A Short History of the Renaissance in Europe

Author: Margaret L. King

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 480

View: 882

Margaret L. King's richly illustrated social history of the Renaissance succeeds as a trusted resource, introducing readers to Europe between 1300 1700, as well as to the problems of cultural renewal. "
History

Group Identity in the Renaissance World

Author: Hannah Chapelle Wojciehowski

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 360

View: 464

This book argues that new groups and radically new concepts of group identity emerged throughout the world during the Renaissance.
History

Sacred History

Author: Katherine Van Liere

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 339

View: 479

The first geographically broad, comparative survey of early modern 'sacred history', or writing on the history of the Christian Church, its leaders and saints, and its internal developments, in the two centuries from c. 1450 to c. 1650.
History

A Companion to the Worlds of the Renaissance

Author: Guido Ruggiero

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 576

View: 335

This volume brings together some of the most exciting renaissance scholars to suggest new ways of thinking about the period and to set a new series of agendas for Renaissance scholarship. Overturns the idea that it was a period of European cultural triumph and highlights the negative as well as the positive. Looks at the Renaissance from a world, as opposed to just European, perspective. Views the Renaissance from perspectives other than just the cultural elite. Gender, sex, violence, and cultural history are integrated into the analysis.
History

Mapping the Renaissance World

Author: Frank Lestringant

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 216

View: 721

This book focuses on the work of the great sixteenth-century traveller and map-maker Andre Thevat and explores the interrelations between representation and power in the age of discovery.