Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
King's

History 3850F/G

CAPITALISM AND THE WORKING CLASS


An exploration of the making of the working class in North America with the rise of industrial capitalism. Students will examine industrial discipline, labour commodification and dislocation, the experience of poverty and unemployment, family wage earning strategies, workers' religious, political, and labour organizations, among other aspects of the formation of working class consciousness.

Prerequisite(s): 1.0 course at the 2200 level or above.

Extra Information: 3 seminar hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: HISTORY