Defining Documents in World History: Nationalism & Populism (320 BCE-2017 CE), 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1682172945
  • ISBN-13: 9781682172940
  • DDC: 320.54
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 800 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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These volumes investigate important historical documents from influential nationalist and populist movements from countries and territories around the globe. Includes analysis of a broad range of historical documents, historic events, and speeches from leaders that shaped these ideas and movements, as well as documents that define Nationalism and Populism in today's society and how they affect politics, ethnic relations, democracy and international tensions. Written by historians and teachers, several elements explain the document's historical impact and provide thoughtful critical analysis, including a Summary Overview, Defining Moment, Author Biography, Document Analysis, and Essential Themes. Historical timeline and bibliography of important supplemental readings provide context on the broader historical events covered.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Publisher's Note.
Editor's Introduction.
Other Frontmatter.
Nationalism in the Ancient and Medieval Eras.
1: Athenian Constitution.
2: Constitution of Carthage.
3: Constitution of Sparta.
4: Japanese Seventeen-Article Constitution.
5: Magna Carta.
6: Dutch Declaration of Independence.
7: Japan's Closed Country Edict.
8: Treaty of Westphalia.
9: Great Muscovite Law Code.
The American and French Revolutions.
10: Declaration of Independence.
11: Constitution of the United States.
12: Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen.
13: Reflections on the Revolution in France.
14: Constitution of Haiti.
15: Cartagena Manifesto.
16: Considerations on the Principal Events of the French Revolution.
17: Treaty of Córdoba.
18: Monroe Doctrine.
The Nineteenth Century.
19: National Petition from the People's Charter.
20: Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.
21: Constitution Act of Canada (British North America Act of 1867).
22: Meiji Constitution of Japan.
23: “The Significance of the Frontier in American History”.
24: “A Solution to the Jewish Question”.
25: “The White Man's Burden”.
The First World War.
26: Austro-Hungarian Ultimatum to Serbia and the Serbian Reply.
27: 1916 Proclamation of the Provisional Government of the Irish Republic.
28: Balfour Declaration.
29: Covenant of the League of Nations.
30: Korean Declaration of Independence.
31: Resolution of the General Syrian Congress.
32: The Black Man's Burden.
33: “The Three Principles of the People”.
34: Treaty of Lausanne.