- Qualification:IB Diploma
- Author(s):Allan Todd, Jean Bottaro
- Available from: September 2015
Comprehensive second editions of History for the IB Diploma Paper 2, revised for first teaching in 2015.
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This coursebook covers Paper 2, World History Topic 8: Independence Movements (1800-2000) of the History for the IB Diploma syllabus for first assessment in 2017. Tailored to the requirements of the IB syllabus and written by experienced IB History examiners and teachers, it offers authoritative and engaging guidance through the following detailed studies from around the world: Zimbabwe, India and Pakistan, Vietnam, Cuba, and Ireland.
Authoritative and comprehensive text, written by experienced IB History examiners, covering one topic per title, to help students adopt an investigative and thorough approach to their study.
Structured to cover one topic per title to help students adopt an investigative and thorough approach to their study.
Detailed studies from around the world are included for centres to choose from according to their interests, helping students make comparisons between two different regions.
Activities throughout the chapters encourage an exploratory and inquiring approach to historical learning.
Opportunities for balanced historical debate to inspire engagement with multiple historical perspectives and interpretations.
Key Concept links to highlight how the 6 new key concepts can be integrated into the course.
- 1. Introduction
- Unit 1. Zimbabwe: 2. The origins and rise of independence movements in Zimbabwe
- 3. Methods used and reasons for success
- 4. Challenges and responses in post-colonial Zimbabwe
- Unit 2. India and Pakistan: 5. The origins and rise of independence movements in the Indian subcontinent
- 6. Methods used and reasons for success
- 7. Challenges and responses in post-colonial India and Pakistan
- Unit 3. Vietnam: 8. The origins and rise of independence movements in Vietnam
- 9. Methods used and reasons for success
- 10. Challenges and responses in Vietnam after independence
- Unit 4. Cuba: 11. The origins and rise of independence movements in Cuba
- 12. Methods used and reasons for success
- 13. Challenges and responses in Cuba after independence
- Unit 5. Ireland: 14. The origins and rise of independence movements in Ireland
- 15. Methods used and reasons for success
- 16. Challenges and responses in Ireland after independence
- Unit 6. Exam practice
- Further information
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