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Then and Now History Podcast: Global History and Culture

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"Then and Now" connects events from the past with today's news headlines. Current episodes are history topics from my global culture and history course. In 2006, the podcast started as a project with students in my introductory global history and culture course at the University of Minnesota. Previous episodes in the podcast included a review of history topics, special music episodes connecting a country's culture with its artistic production through music, special interview episodes with voices of students and community members as they were part of historical events, and other topics. Every episode features some of the best independent music artists from a website that makes available podcast-approved songs. Share comments about the podcast with David Arendale, arendale@umn.edu

"Then and Now" connects events from the past with today's news headlines. Current episodes are history topics from my global culture and history course. In 2006, the podcast started as a project with students in my introductory global history and culture course at the University of Minnesota. Previous episodes in the podcast included a review of history topics, special music episodes connecting a country's culture with its artistic production through music, special interview episodes with voices of students and community members as they were part of historical events, and other topics. Every episode features some of the best independent music artists from a website that makes available podcast-approved songs. Share comments about the podcast with David Arendale, arendale@umn.edu

Location:

United States

Description:

"Then and Now" connects events from the past with today's news headlines. Current episodes are history topics from my global culture and history course. In 2006, the podcast started as a project with students in my introductory global history and culture course at the University of Minnesota. Previous episodes in the podcast included a review of history topics, special music episodes connecting a country's culture with its artistic production through music, special interview episodes with voices of students and community members as they were part of historical events, and other topics. Every episode features some of the best independent music artists from a website that makes available podcast-approved songs. Share comments about the podcast with David Arendale, arendale@umn.edu

Language:

English


Episodes

Impact of Industrial Revolution on Society, Part Four

6/25/2021
S14-E07 In part four, I continue the impact of the Industrial Revolution on the creation of new social classes such as the working class. We explore the positives and negatives of the IR upon the average people who work in the factories and live in the urban landscape. We do part of this review through popular literature at the time that offer a social critique. The next podcast episode continues with reviewing the new economic theories that emerge from the Industrial Revolution. The...

Duration:00:27:39

Impact of Industrial Revolution on Society, Part Three

6/18/2021
S14-E06 In part three, I focus on the impact of the Industrial Revolution on six areas of society: shift from farm to factory, population growth, urbanization, creation of new social classes, development of new economic theories, and development of new political theories. We stop at the end of my review of urbanization. The next episode continue this review of the impact of the Industrial Revolution on society. The following links allow you to subscribe: iTunes and Apple Podcast, Amazon...

Duration:00:22:09

Case Study of England, Industrial Revolution, Part Two

6/11/2021
S14-E05 In part two, I focus on why England was the leader of the Industrial Revolution. The confluence of geographical advantages, its previous dominance as a sea power, economic wealth, and other advantages help to explain why they were the leader in Western Europe. The next episode will focus on the impact of the Industrial Revolution on society. The following links allow you to subscribe: iTunes and Apple Podcast, Amazon Music/Audible, Castbox.fm, Deezer, Facebook, Gaana, Google...

Duration:00:10:41

Industrial Revolution Overview, Part One

6/4/2021
S14-E04 S14-E4 I feature the Industrial Revolution in Western Europe and dig deeper to make the connections with current event and the history forces that shaped and caused it. In part one, I first provide an overview of the unit. I recommend that you download the student PowerPoint slide handout to follow along. I connect the history forces that helped to cause the Industrial Revolution and the reasons that I focus on Western Europe and not other areas of the world. The next unit focuses on...

Duration:00:29:34

Preview of Upcoming Global History Lectures

5/30/2021
S14-E03 This is a preview of my global history course lectures I will share over the next year. Each podcast episode will contain a module from the history unit that I am covering. Previously in this podcast series, the emphasis has been on history review or additional learning podcasts that the students and I created. Now, you can hear the lectures that the students based their podcasts for the previous thirteen seasons. In addition to this audio episode, I also provide several PDF...

Duration:00:14:36

The Nine History Forces Influencing Past and Present

11/20/2018
This podcast briefly explores the nine forces of history that influence past and current events.

Duration:00:09:30

(S14-E01) Season 14 Podcast Overview

2/14/2017
Welcome to the 14th season of Then and How: Global History and Culture podcast. The podcast began during fall of 2006 as a project in an introductory global history course at the University of Minnesota. This short overview episode reminds listeners of the purpose of the podcast and encourages listener feedback to David Arendale who is the course instructor. His email address is arendale@umn.edu

Duration:00:08:51

(S13-E04) World War One

2/9/2017

Duration:00:06:34