Table of contents for Europe : a cultural history / Peter Rietbergen.

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 List of plates 
List of maps 
Prologue 
PART I
Continuity and change: new ways of surviving 
1 Before 'Europe': towards an agricultural and sedentary society 
2 Rome and its empire: the effects and limits of cultural integration 
3 An empire lost - an empire won? Christianity and the Roman Empire 
PART II
Continuity and change: new forms of belief 
4 Towards one religion for all 
5 Three worlds around the Inner Sea: western Christendom, eastern Christendom and Islam 
6 One world, many traditions. Elite culture and popular cultures: cosmopolitan norms and regional variations 
PART III
Continuity and change: new ways of looking at man and the world 
7 A new society: Europe's changing views of man 
8 A new society: Europe as a wider world 
9 A new society: Europe and the wider world since the fifteenth century 
10 A new society: migration, travel and the diffusion and integration of culture in Europe 
11 A new society: the 'Republic of Letters' as a virtual and virtuous world against a divided world 
12 A new society: from Humanism to the Enlightenment 
PART IV
Continuity and change: new forms of consumption and communication 
13 Europe's revolutions: freedom and consumption for all? 
14 Progress and its discontents: nationalism, economic growth and the question of cultural certainties 
15 Europe and the other worlds 
16 The 'Decline of the Occident' - the loss of a dream? From the nineteenth to the twentieth century 
17 Towards a new Europe? 
Epilogue
Notes 
Index 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Europe -- History.
Europe -- Civilization.