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20th Century Europe

by Alexander Rudhart

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Published by Prentice Hall College Div .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages480
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Open LibraryOL7345210M
ISBN 100139346627
ISBN 109780139346620

Years: - Subject: History, modern history ( to ) Publisher: HistoryWorld Online Publication Date: Current online version:   At a time when the meaning of Europe has become a question, this is a book that suggests the answer lies in the intertwined histories of the rootless. As a Author: Lara Feigel.

By the end of the 19th century a new type of antisemitism had begun to develop in Europe, racial antisemitism. It started as a part of a broader racist world view and belief of superiority of the "white race" over other "races", while existing prejudice was supported by pseudo-scientific theories such as Social Darwinism.. The main idea of racial antisemitism, as presented by racial theorists. Book Review: Dark Continent: Europe's Twentieth Century A thought-provoking book in terms of modern European historiography, Dark Continent also challenges assumptions about interwar and post-Communist nationalism, eugenics and the decline of nationalism in Western Europe.

Christianity in the 20th century was characterized by an accelerating secularization of Western society, which had begun in the 19th century, and by the spread of Christianity to non-Western regions of the world.. Christian ecumenism grew in importance, beginning at the Edinburgh Missionary Conference in , and accelerated after the Second Vatican Council of the Catholic Church, The. There is a risk in asking 20th-century questions of earlier times because today's terms of discourse may not find a meaningful context there. It is likewise problematic to project onto European history social and cultural constructs that have evolved in the United States, and perhaps nowhere else, in .


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Twentieth-Century Europe: A Brief History presents readers with a concise and accessible survey of the most significant themes and political events that shaped European history in the 20th and 21st centuries.

For ease of comprehension, the book is carefully organized into four sections―two covering the period prior to World War II, and two dealing with events of the war and post-war period up to the 5/5(4).

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