We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more

Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide.

School Price: $120.95

black and white illustrations, with colour insert, 8.33" x 9.25"


Publication date:
September 1997

Imprint: OUP Canada

World Civilizations

A Comparative Study

Robert Walker

Trillium Listed!

A new, senior level text for the study of world civilizatons that takes a global approach

Readership : G11 World Civilization Studies students

Unit 1: Middle Eastern Civilizations, 3500 BCE - 395 CE
Skill Development: The Comparison Organizer
Unit 2: The Mediterranean World, 1500 BCE - 450 CE
Skill Development: Developing an Issue Analysis Organizer
Unit 3: The Medieval World, 400 CE - 1500 CE
Skill Development: Researching a Topic
Unit 4: Early Asian Civilizations, 1500 BCE - 900 CE
Skill Development: Developing a Written Report
Unit 5: Central and South America, 600 BCE - 1572 BCE
Skill Development: Detecting Bias in Written Sources

Teacher's Resource Binder

There is no Author Info available at this time.
There are no related titles available at this time.

Special Features

  • Meets all the expectations of the new Ontario Grade 11 World History Curriculum
  • In-depth examination of political, economic and social structures of each civilization
  • Parallel organization in unit chapters to facilitate ready access to information and comparisons between civilizations
  • Engaging writing style directed specifically at a Grade 11 reading level
  • Skill development is integrated at the end of each unit in context with unit content