17. Religion, Politics, and the Balance of Power in Western Eurasia, 1500–1750.18. Empires, Colonies, and Peoples of the Americas, 1600–1750.19. The Atlantic System: Africa, the Americas, and Europe, 1550–1807.20. Empires in Early Modern Asia, 1650–1837.21. European Science and the Foundations of Modern Imperialism, 1600–1820.22. Revolutions in the West, 1750–1830.23. The Industrial Revolution and European Politics, 1765–1880.24. The Challenge of Modernity in China, Japan, and India, 1800–1910.25. State Building and Social Change in the Americas, 1830–1910.26. The New Imperialism in Africa and Southeast Asia, 1830–1914.27. War, Revolution, and Global Uncertainty, 1905–1928.28. Responses to Global Crisis, 1920–1939.29. The Second World War and the Origins of the Cold War, 1939–1949.30. The Cold War and Decolonization, 1949–1975.31. Toward a New World Order, 1975–2000.32. Voyage into the Twenty-First Century.