They will find the overwhelming development of technology for example, the invention and spread of the light bulb, the telephone, the automobile, the airplane, and the movies as it fueled the country s growth and changed America forever. If I may offer my humble advice: try to make the platform of delivery compatible with all handheld devices and resist the temptation to limit it to one. This course is designed to provide students the opportunity to apply classroom theory to practical, work-related applications. This class satisfies the General Education State Core Humanities requirement for A. Was it Mencken who said an intellectual is someone who says a stupid thing, twice? This course partially satisfies the writing requirement of S. However, library ebooks are best opened and read on computers and laptops.
In any event, this assures scholars and students of only the best in humanities scholarship, both now and in the past. These include Steven Feierman, Sheldon Hackney, James McPherson, Erik Olseen, Walter Kaegi, Ronald G. Representative works in art, literature, music and philosophy will be studied from the Enlightenment and Romantic periods. In any event, scholarly databases using carefully chosen metadata means that users will find what they want. Google, for example, uses scanning in India and other Third World countries because labor is so inexpensive. Each course offered by Seminole State is listed alphabetically and organized by the course prefix, catalog number and description.
The collection also contains a number of important series, among them the Gutenberg-e collection, Guide to Historical Literature, The Collected Writings of Walt Whitman, College of Art Associations Monographs, the John Harvard Library and the Records of Civilization. Some of these are much larger, others smaller. In short, Victorian America, 1867 to 1913 reflects all the variety and contradiction of American life in this extraordinary historical era. Self-supporting ventures sometimes mean the support falls entirely on the backs of subscribers. The articles contained in each database have been selected by librarians and experts to be credible and authoritative.
Articles such as Exploration and Explorers, Slavery, Party Organization, Women's Rights, Education and more fulfill curriculum requirements of the National Standards for U. The text focuses on the Western tradition, but also includes strong coverage of other cultures, setting the arts of the West in the larger arena of world cultures including India, the East, Africa and Native America. The student will be introduced to Internet resources on the subject of blues and jazz themes. E-Ink page screen technology technically known as electrophoretic display is all the rave now, but 3Qi screens are on the way and may prove even better. Class Consciousness 1839-1842: The Opium War and the resulting Treaty of Nanking between the British empire and China was a result of British Imperialism. Numbered paragraphs in the online titles make referencing them a great deal easier. .
Print journals proved the perfect medium for this switch. Quality control becomes a serious issue even when the most up-to-date and state-of-the-art scanners are used. I mention this in passing only because we need now to be thinking of these issues before all or virtually all no pun intended scholarly materials are converted to electronic-only, or even electronic-mainly, formats. Throughout the chronological narrative there is a focus on universal themes, integrating ideas and issues that relate to the human condition. Representative works in art, music, literature and philosophy will be studied with an emphasis placed on the interrelationships of these various art forms.
You will need to login to the library in order to view library databases, your library account, or ebooks. Permission required from Honors director. Can easily print or email pages and chapters 6. But it is a precocious child, nonetheless. Ebrary has done that recently and others will not be far behind. With more than 800 illustrations and some 150 literary sources in accessible translations, this widely acclaimed humanities survey takes a global perspective that is at once selective and engaging, and helps students better understand the relationship between world cultures.
It has become as proverbial to complain about the cost and upkeep in humanities publishing as it is about the weather, and with the same result: everyone complains yet no one does anything about it. Humanities: 19th Century Timeline 1899 1800 70 million people left Europe 1804: Napoleon crowns himself the emporer of France. Representative works in literature, mythology, philosophy and the visual arts will be studied. Blues and jazz will be explored methodically as a distinctly American contribution to world music. Archeological rites in Cambodia, Burma and Thailand will be studied as examples of myth in architecture.
Students will learn how gender has influenced production of the arts throughout these periods. For example, if collections like ebrary, netLibrary, Questia and the rest are to survive, they must adapt to the so-called 2. This text is part of a six-volume work which offers an overview of art, music, literature, history and philosophy. I fear the same will be said henceforth by publishers to any scholar who wishes to substantiate claims. The jury is still out, but suffice it say that while the humanities are rich in resources for just this sort of an electronic venture, they are being left behind, shall we say, by their scholarly counterparts, viz. Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term. Terms Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer Credits: 3.