The Move to Global War: IB History Course Book

Oxford IB Diploma Programme

Joanna Thomas, Keely Rogers

The Move to Global War: IB History Course Book

Oxford IB Diploma Programme

Joanna Thomas, Keely Rogers






28 May 2015




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$75.99 NZD

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Drive critical, engaged historical learning. Helping learners more deeply understand historical concepts, the student-centred approach of this new Course Book enables broader, big picture understanding. Developed directly with the IB and fully supporting the new syllabus for first examination 2017, the clear, structured format helps you logically and easily progress through the new course content.

Cover the new syllabus in the right level of depth, with rich, thorough subject content
Developed directly with the IB, with the most comprehensive support for the new syllabus
Truly engage learners with topical, relevant material that convincingly connects learning with the modern, global world
Streamline your planning, with a clear and thorough structure helping you logically progress through the syllabus
Decipher source evaluation, refine and progress analytical thinking and fully embed vital Paper 1 skills, strengthening exam performance
Integrate approaches to learning with ATLs like thinking, communication, research and social skills built directly into learning
Help learners think critically about improving performance with extensive examiner insight and samples based on the latest exam format
Build an advanced level, thematic understanding with fully integrated Global Contexts, Key Concepts and TOK
Also available as an Online Course Book


1: Case study 1: Japanese expansionism in East Asia
1.1: The origins of nationalism and militarism in Japan
1.2: The actions of Japan, 1931-1941
1.3: How did the international community respond to Japan's actions?
2: Case study 2: Germany and Italian expansion
2.1: The origin of Fascism in Italy and its impact on foreign policy
2.2: The origins of Nazism in Germany and its impact of foreign policy
2.3: Italian expansion, 1933-1940
2.4: German expansion, 1938-1940
2.5: International responses to Italian aggression, 1935-1940
2.6: The international response to German aggression, 1933-1940
3: Internal Assessment
4: Your Guide to Paper 1: The Move to Global War


Author Joanna Thomas

Author Keely Rogers