Targeted competencies: Outcome 1: Analyze college-level texts to distinguish motivation, structure, and cohesiveness of argument. Outcome 2: Demonstrate the ability to locate, select, and organize material from a variety of….
In Hobsbawm’s view, what are the main turning points of the twentieth century? How does he divide the century?
Answer the following questions in an MS Word file and follow the link below to attach it. Do not consult outside sources. Answer each question in roughly five sentences, somewhere between half a page and a page each.
1. In Hobsbawm’s view, what are the main turning points of the twentieth century? How does he divide the century?
2. What does Hobsbawm mean by the “long nineteenth century” and how does he distinguish it from the twentieth? Provide at least one quote to support your claim.
3. What is the relationship, in Hobsbawm’s view, between capitalism and communism? Support your claim with at least one quote.