Write a short (1-2 paragraphs) analysis on each week of class readings. Rather than summarize the entire text, you should discuss any single aspect that you think is compelling or confusing, or that relates to the present-day.

History

Short Paragraphs on Modern World History

This assignment asks you to write a short (1-2 paragraphs) analysis on each week of class readings. Rather than summarize the entire text, you should discuss any single aspect that you think is compelling or confusing, or that relates to the present-day. Be sure to include a specific quotation from the text.

Text: Robert Tignor, et al., eds., Worlds Together, Worlds Apart: Volume C: 1750 to the Present, Fourth Edition (New York: W.W. Norton, 2014). ISBN: 9780393922127

Tignor, Chapter 21: Globalization, 1970-2000,” p. 813-821.