COURSE WILL BE ASKING OF YOU AND WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM IT . I F AT ANY MOMENT YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS , PLEASE , EMAIL ME TO AJIMENEZ @ HARMONYTX . ORG . T AKE CARE ! I NSTRUCTIONS For your summer assignment you will be required to purchase this book: The Human Web: A Bird’s-Eye View of World History by J.R. McNeill & William H. McNeill Below you will find a link to Amazon, I recommend you buy it from there as the price is one of the cheapest I’ve seen for the book: - History/dp/0393925684/ref=mt_paperback?_encoding=UTF8&me = If you have any trouble in obtaining the book, contact me AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, do not wait until the last minute as it is a lengthy book and it requires time to read it with efficiency. I will require two things from you for the completion of the summer assignment: 1. You will be required to provide notes of each chapter in the book (there is 9 chapters in total, some lengthier than others). I expect the notes to either be COMPLETELY written down on a notebook OR COMPLETELY typed on a word document and organized so that we all can differentiate between chapters. This part of the assignment is designed to help you with the second part, which is…
2. You will be required to write a 5-8-page research paper on the following prompt: Analyze the factors that are crucial for the development and survival of a civilization and explain how trade helps to diffuse a civilizations culture across the regions throughout the world.
- Fall '16
- World History, History of the world, Typeface, J. R. McNeill