2017 Britannica Book of the Year

Events of 2016

2017 Britannica Book of the Year は、2016年に世界で起こった重要な出来事や注目を集めた人々などを写真や図版を交え、特集を組みながら一冊に構成した百科年鑑です。

Encyclopædia Britannica に盛り込まれた情報や統計数値をつねに最新に保つため収集された資料に基づき、毎年刊行されています。

世界のできごとを俯瞰した特集記事に加え、World Data セクションは表、グラフを多用、世界の現勢を視覚的・数量的に表しています。



Special Reports


  • Notable Anniversaries of 2016
  • The 400th Anniversaries of Shakespeare and Cervantes
  • National Park Service Centennial
  • Tiny Houses
  • Art and the Call for Social Justice
  • Art as Brand
  • The Unicorn Start-up Phenomenon
  • Virtual Reality
  • Ransomware
  • The Rise of Injection-Induced Earthquakes in the U.S.
  • China's Move into Global Investment Banking
  • The Booming On-Demand Economy
  • The Every Student Succeeds Act
  • Can Marine Protected Areas Provide Adequate Conservation?
  • The Mass Bleaching of Coral Reefs
  • Should Nonnative Species Be Evicted?
  • Urban Wildlife: Carnivores Come to the City
  • Fashion Embraces the High-Tech Future
  • Zika Virus: Infecting the Americas
  • The U.S. Opioid Epidemic
  • Notable U.S. Supreme Court Decisions of the 2015—16 Term
  • Police Use-of-Force Policies
  • The Discovery of the Uzbek Tyrannosaur
  • Dance Makes Inroads in Museums
  • Sports Roundup
  • Games of the XXXI Olympiad
  • The FIFA Corruption Scandal
  • The Rise of One-Day Cricket
  • Brexit: The U.K. Votes to Exit the EU
  • Cuba's Economic and Political Shift
  • Migration Backlash in the European Union
  • The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election
  • Recruitment by the Islamic State
  • The Illuminating Panama Papers
  • Beijing's South China Sea Buildup
  • Aliko Dangote and Africa Rising
  • The Fort McMurray Wildfire
  • The Exhaustion of Brazil's Political and Economic System
  • Pulse Nightclub: The Deadliest Mass Shooting in U.S. History
  • The Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

People of 2016
  • Nobel Prizes
  • Biographies
  • Obituaries
Year in Review 2016
Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Art and Art Exhibitions, Business Overview, Civil Engineering, Computers and Information Systems, Earth Sciences, Environment, Fashions, Life Sciences, Literature, Performing Arts, Physical Sciences, Religion, Sporting Record
World Data
世界 220ヵ国・地域(非独立国を含む)の国土、政治、人口、人口動態、民族、宗教、経済・産業、貿易、教育、医療、運輸・通信、国防等、広範にわたる情報を、地図、表、グラフを多用して表す各国ごとと、国と国との比較が容易な一覧表形式の 2部構成で網羅する、比類ない統計資料。
  • Countries, Dependencies, and Territories
  • Comparative National Statistics


  • 形態:書籍 ISBN 978-1-62513-530-8
  • 言語:英語
  • 判型:A4変型(275mm X 225mm)上製箔押
  • ページ数:880ページ