How have governments changed in regions around the world? How have some societies been affected by colonization, migration, and historical events? This set explores the ways regions have changed over time, resulting in various limited and unlimited governments around the world. Readers will learn about political systems, languages, economies, and cultures of the world, past and present. They'll survey the historical influence of groups and individuals on societies. Readers will gain a deep understanding of what it means to be a citizen in different countries, and they will be encouraged to compare and contrast the responsibilities of citizens around the world. Exciting photographs, primary sources, and engaging narratives blend together to bring history into detailed focus.
• Primary sources give readers a firsthand look at history
• Engaging sidebars and fact boxes deepen readers' understanding of the topic
• Aligns with social studies curriculum standards