Twentieth Century 2: Post-War Challenges – print book

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Winner 2017 Educational Publishing Awards Australia
Category: Best Student Resource – Senior – English / Humanities / Languages / Arts / Technologies / Health & Physical Education

Judges: ‘HTAV Twentieth Century series is an extremely comprehensive reference resource that is rich in sources, stimulus and media resources. The very well designed text makes the substantial content accessible. The activities and exam practice questions will be of great assistance to senior students.’

 

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About this item

Author/s

Various

ISBN

978-1-875585-03-8

Released

2016

Length

344 pages

Audience

students, teachers

Year level

11–12

Format

print book

Kind

textbook

This full-colour student textbook includes the following features:

  • Full-colour design
  • Engaging narrative
  • Links to supplementary web resources
  • Maps
  • Summary diagrams
  • Timelines
  • Primary sources
  • Historical interpretations
  • ‘Skills Focus’ tasks
  • Varied activities, including Source Analysis, Exam Practice and Extension
  • Trivia
  • Glossary
  • Index

SECTION A: Competing Ideologies

  • Snapshot: World War II
  • Snapshot: Ideologies and ‘isms’
  • Chapter 1: Origins of the Cold war
  • Snapshot: The United Nations
  • Chapter 2: Cold War Tensions
  • Snapshot: The Korean War
  • Chapter 3: Life Behind the Iron Curtain
  • Chapter 4: Cuba
  • Chapter 5: The Vietnam War
  • Chapter 6: End of the Cold War

SECTION B: Challenge and Change

  • Snapshot: Decolonisation
  • Chapter 7: Civil Rights
  • Chapter 8: Popular Movements
  • Chapter 9: The Arab–Israeli Dispute
  • Chapter 10: Terrorism