World History - Mr. Gleason
(World History - Gleason)

This course acquaints pupils with the people who inhabit or have inhabited the Earth and their lives, customs, history, and contributions to the civilizations of modern society. This course also shows how geographical settings influence cultural development and history. This course is a study of modern world history, including the foundation of world religions and beliefs, exploration, intellectual revolutions, violent revolutions, industrial revolution, nationalism/imperialism through the world wars, cold war, the quest of countries seeking independence and changes in current global patterns.