Summer Courses 2017

2017 Intersession/Summer Evening/Summer Day/Distance Studies

1401E - Modern Europe, 1715 to the Present: Conflict and Transformation

Examines central events and themes of modern European history, including: origins and impact of the French and industrial revolutions; Napoleonic wars; liberalism and reaction; socialism; nationalism; women's emancipation movements; imperialism, national rivalries and world wars; the Russian Revolution, Communist rule, and the collapse of the Soviet Union; Nazism; European integration. 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course

Distance Studies 1401E-001 B. Acres Online Syllabus

2110A- “Rights Revolution” or “Fragile Freedoms”?: Human Rights History in Canada

This course examines the history of human rights in Canada. It explores the creation of rights linked to ethnicity, gender, language, religion, region, class and other characteristics. It asks both why rights have been created and what factors have limited the development of rights. 2 lecture hours, 0.5 course.

Fall 2110A P. Krats Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm


2147A - Nazi Germany

We analyze how the Nazi Party came to power; the regime’s use of propaganda, intimidation and terror within Germany after 1933; Hitler’s foreign policy; Nazi methods in occupied Europe; anti-Semitism, the Holocaust, and other programs of mass murder; resistance within Germany, and the reasons for the regime's defeat. 2 lecture hours, 0.5 course

Antirequiste(s): History 2145A/B

Fall 2147A K. Priestman Wednesday 1:30-3:30 Syllabus