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Western Civilization_ A Concise History - Volume 3

Western Civilization_ A Concise History - Volume 3

What is “Western Civilization”?  Furthermore, who or what is part of it?  Like all ideas, the concept of Western Civilization itself has a history, one that coalesced in college textbooks and curriculums for the first time in the United States in the 1920s.  In many ways, the very idea of Western Civilization is a “loaded” one, opposing one form or branch of civilization from others as if they were distinct, even unrelated. ...

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