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Title The 20th century : a retrospective / Choi Chatterjee ... [and others]
Published Cambridge, MA : Westview Press, [2002]
©2002

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Description xvii, 422 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents Pictures and Illustrations -- Pt. 1. The Early Century -- 1. The Paradoxes of Modernization -- 2. Imperialism and Colonial Rule -- 3. Materialism and the Crisis of Capitalism -- 4. Revolutions Before Bolshevism -- 5. Bolshevism Reshapes Revolution -- 6. Fascism and the Holocaust -- Pt. 2. The Later Century -- 7. Independence: Achievement and Continuing Struggle -- 8. Peasants and Peasant Revolts -- 9. 1968 and New Radical Visions -- 10. Islamic Fundamentalism in Critical Perspective -- Pt. 3. Century-Long Themes -- 11. Feminism in the Modern World -- 12. War and Peace -- 13. Science: Giant Leaps for Humankind, with Misgivings -- 14. Population Growth -- 15. Nations at Risk -- Conclusion: Century's End
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-402) and index
Subject Civilization, Modern -- 20th century.
Social history -- 20th century.
Author Chatterjee, Choi.
LC no. 2001056778
ISBN 0813340098 cloth alkaline paper
0813326915 paperback
Other Titles Twentieth century, a retrospective