Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018

Courses


Course Numbering

0001-0999* Pre-University level introductory courses
1000-1999 Year 1 courses
2000-4999 Senior-level undergraduate courses
5000-5999 Professional Degree courses in Dentistry, Education, Law, Medicine and Theology (MTS, MDiv)
6000-6999 Courses offered by Continuing Studies
9000-9999 Graduate Studies courses

* These courses are equivalent to pre-university introductory courses and may be counted for credit in the student's record, unless these courses were taken in a preliminary year. They may not be counted toward essay or breadth requirements, or used to meet modular admission requirements unless it is explicitly stated in the Senate-approved outline of the module.


Suffixes

no suffix 1.0 course not designated as an essay course
A 0.5 course offered in first term
B 0.5 course offered in second term
A/B 0.5 course offered in first and/or second term
E 1.0 essay course
F 0.5 essay course offered in first term
G 0.5 essay course offered in second term
F/G 0.5 essay course offered in first and/or second term
H 1.0 accelerated course (8 weeks)
J 1.0 accelerated course (6 weeks)
K 0.75 course
L 0.5 graduate course offered in summer term (May - August)
Q/R/S/T 0.25 course offered within a regular session
U 0.25 course offered in other than a regular session
W/X 1.0 accelerated course (full course offered in one term)
Y 0.5 course offered in other than a regular session
Z 0.5 essay course offered in other than a regular session

Glossary


Prerequisite

A course that must be successfully completed prior to registration for credit in the desired course.


Corequisite

A course that must be taken concurrently with (or prior to registration in) the desired course.


Antirequisite

Courses that overlap sufficiently in course content that both cannot be taken for credit.


Essay Courses

Many courses at Western have a significant writing component. To recognize student achievement, a number of such courses have been designated as essay courses and will be identified on the student's record (E essay full course; F/G/Z essay half-course).


Principal Courses

A first year course that is listed by a department offering a module as a requirement for admission to the module. For admission to an Honors Specialization module or Double Major modules in an Honors Bachelor degree, at least 3.0 courses will be considered principal courses.



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History


Understanding the history of the 20th century world is an important element in participating in modern society. This course will examine the origins of the historical political, economic, social and cultural forces that shape the modern world. The emphasis in this course will be on ideas that govern actions, motivate people and provide structure to our understanding of the world.

Prerequisite(s): Enrolment in the Preliminary Year Program (Brescia University College).

Extra Information: 3 lecture/seminar hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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A survey of the political and social highlights of North American society from 1600 to the present. Only for students registered in the Preliminary Year program.

Antirequisite(s): Grade 12 U (or equivalent) History.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Examines Canadian experience from the earliest times to the present. Lectures and tutorials stress varied historical interpretations and divergent opinions concerning Canada's growth.

Antirequisite(s): History 2201E, the former History 2207F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's

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Examines Canadian experience from the earliest times to the present. Lectures and tutorials stress varied historical interpretations and divergent opinions concerning Canada's growth.

Antirequisite(s): History 2201E, the former History 2207F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's Brescia

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Examines Canadian experience from the earliest times to the present. Lectures and tutorials stress varied historical interpretations and divergent opinions concerning Canada's growth.

Antirequisite(s): History 2201E, the former History 2207F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron Brescia

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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.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's Brescia

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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.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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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.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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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.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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An introduction to the theory and practice of totalitarianism through a comparative study of regimes established by Hitler, Stalin and Mussolini. Topics include the seizure of power, personality cults, culture, education and propaganda, bio-politics, terror, war, the Holocaust, resistance movements.

Antirequisite(s): History 2145A/B, History 2147A/B, or the former History 1403E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's

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An introduction to the theory and practice of totalitarianism through a comparative study of regimes established by Hitler, Stalin and Mussolini. Topics include the seizure of power, personality cults, culture, education and propaganda, bio-politics, terror, war, the Holocaust, resistance movements.

Antirequisite(s): History 2145A/B, History 2147A/B, or the former History 1403E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Brescia

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The history of China, Korea and Japan from earliest development until modern times. The course emphasizes that although they are independent nations their histories are intertwined.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's

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The history of China, Korea and Japan from earliest development until modern times. The course emphasizes that although they are independent nations their histories are intertwined.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's

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The history of China, Korea and Japan from earliest development until modern times. The course emphasizes that although they are independent nations their histories are intertwined.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron

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This course will focus on the innovative use of primary sources to examine alternative histories to traditional nationalist narratives. Themes will include historiography and historical method, social and cultural history, history from below, local histories, indigenous histories, histories of the emotions and micro-histories.

Antirequisite(s): History 1802E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Designed to provide a broad historical background and to develop analytical skills, this course examines several themes underlying the development of the modern world.The course further emphasizes historical debates about these themes and seeks to familiarize students with the concept of historiography.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's

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Designed to provide a broad historical background and to develop analytical skills, this course examines several themes underlying the development of the modern world.The course further emphasizes historical debates about these themes and seeks to familiarize students with the concept of historiography.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron

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This course will focus on the innovative use of primary sources to examine alternative histories to traditional nationalist narratives. Themes will include social and cultural history, history from below, local histories, indigenous histories, histories of the emotions and micro-histories.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Examines the emergence of modern business techniques and structures in Europe from the late Middle Ages to the Industrial Revolution, and the further development of these techniques and structures in Canada.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 1.00
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A survey of global history with a focus on mathematics, science, technology, medicine and environment.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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This course examines the history of business and capitalism from the late Middle Ages to the present day. Particular attention will be paid to the history of credit, banking, the stock market, the corporation, and globalization.

Antirequisite(s): History 1803E.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 1.00
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This course examines four transformational wars in the history of the world in detail, both in lectures and in small discussion groups that will also focus on the development of foundational analytical and writing skills. Topics include the implications and effects of war for civilians, trade, popular culture and technology.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 1.00
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This course examines major revolutions and `turning points' that changed history. Topics include the Renaissance and Reformation, the Scientific Revolution, the Industrial Revolution, and the 'Sexual Revolution' of the 1960's. Political revolutions to be studied include the American and French Revolutions, and 20th century revolutions in China, Russia and Iran.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course investigates how religious conflict shaped our world. We examine the relationship between religious belief, social identity, secular ideology and political violence in such cases as the spread of Islam and the Crusades, the European wars of religion, and modern global religious conflicts.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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A survey of the relationship between history and the law that examines how change in society, politics, culture and the economy has shaped the development of law and legal institutions. It also examines how judges and lawyers use (and misuse) historical thinking in their legal arguments and reasoning.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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What is love? How have concepts of love changed over time? This course will examine sources associated with the history of love: letters, films, sentimental jewelry, travel literature, opinion surveys, folklore, literature, newspapers, political speeches, sermons and medical treatises, to discover what they reveal about the histories of love.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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What defines an action as violent? How have these definitions of violence in past societies changed over time? This course will explore these questions with examples of violence from the classical, medieval and modern periods, looking at warfare, everyday violence, assassination, suicide, duels, infanticide, paramilitary violence and terrorism.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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See History Department for current offerings.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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The History unit of the King's Foundations in Western Thought and Civilization introduces students to major processes, personalities, and events in the historical development of the modern world and what is described as "the West", while developing and refining students' fundamental skills in historical methodology.

Antirequisite(s): History 1801E.

Prerequisite(s): Must be registered in the King's Foundations in Western Thought and Civilization, or the former Foundations in the Humanities Corequisite(s): English 1901E and Philosophy 1901E

Extra Information: 3 hours. There may be additional costs associated with field trips.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Cultural, social, economic, and political themes including the Protestant and Catholic Reformations; the rise of absolutism; the commercial revolution; heresy; witchcraft, and skepticism; plague and health problems; the origins of modern science; demographic trends; the Puritans; baroque art and music; Cromwell, Gustavus Adolphus, and the creation of the modern army.

Antirequisite(s): History 2403E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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The European Witchcraze (1480-1700) was a fascinating and disturbing episode in European history. Widespread belief in witchcraft and judicial torture of the accused spread across Europe and Colonial America (Salem). The course adopts a variety of perspectives: social, religious, political, intellectual, legal, anthropological as well as gendered and environmental interpretations.

Antirequisite(s): History 2408F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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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.

Antirequisite(s): History 2187.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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The development and effect of business in Canada from the late nineteenth century, with special emphasis on its social impact and the emergence of a Canadian labor movement.

Antirequisite(s): History 2125F/G, the former History 2213F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course examines Canada's dramatic transformation from a rural-agrarian to an urban-industrial nation. Lectures focus on the economic, technological and social forces that created modern Canada.

Antirequisite(s): History 2121.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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Issues in the history of Canadian conservation and environmentalism since 1600. The political, social, ecological, regional, economic, and intellectual factors which have shaped environmental problems are explored. Students are introduced to changing ideas about the interaction of human society with other aspects of the natural world.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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Canadian popular culture: poor-quality imitation of American, or crucial element of Canadian identity, worthy of "Canadian Content" regulations and financial support? This course traces the 20th century evolution of "Canadian popular culture," offering glimpses into music, film, television, sport and more. What was enjoyed, why, and was it "Canadian ?"

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2124F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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The development and effect of business in Canada from the late nineteenth century, with special emphasis on its social impact and the emergence of a Canadian labor movement.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2213F/G.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Huron King's Brescia

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The development and effect of business in Canada from the late nineteenth century, with special emphasis on its social impact and the emergence of a Canadian labor movement.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2213F/G.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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The development and effect of business in Canada from the late nineteenth century, with special emphasis on its social impact and the emergence of a Canadian labor movement.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2213F/G.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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The development and effect of business in Canada from the late nineteenth century, with special emphasis on its social impact and the emergence of a Canadian labor movement.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2213F/G.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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This course will provide critical perspectives on the creation and impact of editorial cartoons from colonial times to the present. Analysis of the political, social, and economic context for powerful visual critiques in the popular press. Themes include power and authority, social and moral regulation, and humour as a weapon.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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An examination of selected social themes shaping postwar Canada. Topics covered include modernization, immigration and multiculturalism, rights issues, regionalism, and the multifaceted search for a "Canadian" society and culture.

Antirequisite(s): History 2202, History 2205E, and the former History 2207F/G and History 2217F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Huron King's Brescia

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An examination of selected social themes shaping postwar Canada. Topics covered include modernization, immigration and multiculturalism, rights issues, regionalism, and the multifaceted search for a "Canadian" society and culture.

Antirequisite(s): History 2202, History 2205E, and the former History 2207F/G and History 2217F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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An examination of selected social themes shaping postwar Canada. Topics covered include modernization, immigration and multiculturalism, rights issues, regionalism, and the multifaceted search for a "Canadian" society and culture.

Antirequisite(s): History 2202, History 2205E, and the former History 2207F/G and History 2217F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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An examination of selected social themes shaping postwar Canada. Topics covered include modernization, immigration and multiculturalism, rights issues, regionalism, and the multifaceted search for a "Canadian" society and culture.

Antirequisite(s): History 2202, History 2205E, and the former History 2207F/G and History 2217F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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An examination of selected social themes shaping postwar Canada. Topics covered include modernization, immigration and multiculturalism, rights issues, regionalism, and the multifaceted search for a "Canadian" society and culture.

Antirequisite(s): History 2127F/G, the former History 2207F/G, History 2217F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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This course tells a history of Canada by exploring the nation's growth, and the subsequent role that size and the natural environment have played in developing our national character.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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Examines the development of the modern presidency in terms of the challenges facing presidents and their success or failure in responding to the needs of the time. Special attention will be given to the evolution of presidential power and its historical consequences.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course traces the evolution of American popular culture from its emergence as an increasingly inclusive "mass" culture in the nineteenth century to the more fragmented and kinetic cultural productions that are disseminated by American media - art, literature, television, film, music, the internet, etc.- today.

Antirequisite(s): History 3307E.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

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The purpose of this course is to explore a variety of cults, terrorists and extremist groups that have emerged in modern American history, including Neo-Nazis, Scientology, and Al Qaeda.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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This course uses the cultural phenomenon of rock 'n' roll as a lens to explore the connections between youth and rebellion and societal change in the latter half of the twentieth century. The spectacle of the performers and their lyrics will be used as historical texts to understand this change.

Antirequisite(s): History 2706E.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course explores African-American history from the end of slavery to today. We trace the diverse experiences of people of African descent in the United States, including slavery and the struggle to end it, the segregated Jim Crow period, the Black Freedom/civil rights movement, hip-hop culture, and more recent developments. Antirequisites: History 3311F/G, History 3313F/G.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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The 1960s is often perceived as a period of radical change, especially in the United States. We examine the civil rights movement, the Vietnam War and antiwar protests, the Free Speech and Women's Liberation movements, Great Society programs, and the development of a counterculture.

Antirequisite(s): History 3327F/G.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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This course examines the causes, events, and consequences of the American Civil War. Topics include the expansion of slavery, national politics, and the failure to resolve the crisis in the 1850s; race and emancipation; battles and strategies; total war; Reconstruction; and the legacy of the War.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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A survey of Canadian women's history from first European contact to the 1960s, with a focus on the realities of women's lived experience as recorded through biography.


Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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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.

Antirequisite(s): History 1403E, History 2145A/B.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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Late Victorian Britain was the setting for Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional 'consulting detective,' Sherlock Holmes, whose afterlife in television and film would have astonished his creator. We examine Holmes' world. Our subjects include the nineteenth century obsession with murder and the history of policing and detection.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course examines the role played by food in human conflicts. It examines the ways in which competition over access to food has led to violent domestic and international struggles and how food has been used as a weapon in such conflicts and more generally as an instrument of domination.

Antirequisite(s): Foods and Nutrition 3460F/G.

Extra Information: 3 lecture/seminar hours.

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This course explores the role of food in world history with an emphasis on international exchange and cultural interaction following the discovery of the Americas. Students will consider the impact and influence of food upon politics, trade, conflict, and other aspects of society and culture.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

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This course will provide critical perspectives on the lives of European women 1500 to 1700. Students will analyze early modern perceptions of women, female life cycles, and the various roles of women: wife, mother, nun, martyr, midwife, citizen, soldier, worker, property owner, and artist, plus female rulers and regents.

Antirequisite(s): History 2459F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course examines the peoples, cultures, religions, and politics of the Middle East. It begins by exploring the rise of Islam and ends with an examination of the impact of colonialism, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and oil production and wealth, as well as the forces that brought about the Arab Spring.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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A social and cultural history of Korea from ancient times to the end of the nineteenth century. Emphasis will be placed on the Three Kingdoms, Silla, Koryo, and Choson periods.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course will examine the People's Republic of China beginning with the emergence of communist policies during the Second Sino-Japanese War of the 1930s-40s. It will analyze the development of Maoism, the emergence of a free-market economy in the Deng Xiaoping era, and more recent changes.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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A social and cultural history of Korea in the twentieth century. The course will focus on the early 20th century Japanese colonialism, the Korean war, and post war Korea.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course will introduce social, cultural and political developments in South Korea via films, music and popular culture. Referring to earlier periods and to North Korea when necessary and continuing to the present-day Korean Wave, we will explore Korean popular culture to understand the modern history of Korea.

Extra Information: 3.0 seminar hours.

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This course highlights the environment as an historical force. It examines changing relationships between people and other aspects of the natural world. Topics include Aboriginal resource use, impacts of European colonization, attitudes toward nature, social conflicts over government policies affecting fish, forest, and wildlife, and the rise of environmental advocacy.

Antirequisite(s): History 2123, History 2211E, and History 2296G at Brescia (Winter 2009 and Winter 2011).

Extra Information: 2 hours.

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This course examines conflicts over parks and other protected areas in Canada and the United States. It emphasizes changing ideas, shifting land use pressures, and power relations among diverse interests. Controversies over park establishment, management policies, and their environmental impacts will be discussed. Course requirements may include a field trip.

Antirequisite(s): History 2296G at Brescia (Winter 2009 and Winter 2011).

Extra Information: 2 hours.

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This course explores American capitalism in the 1980s - a decade defined by materialism, greed, and scandal on Wall Street. It examines, in particular, the rise of finance capitalism and considers this rise within the political and cultural context of the era.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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A consideration of technical, cultural, social and political aspects of warfare. The course ends with the fall of Constantinople and the use of gunpowder.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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A survey of selected armed conflicts within North America from the Spanish Conquest to the 20th Century. Topics may range from declared wars to civil conflicts including organized ethnic, racial, and labor violence. Particular attention will be paid to the impact of armed conflict upon society.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

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This survey course is aimed at expanding students’ knowledge of the World Wars as part of a larger, collective cataclysm. It considers these conflicts as part of a thirty-year crisis out of which the contemporary world emerged, fundamentally different from what might have been projected had they not occurred.

Antirequisite(s): History 2179.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours weekly.

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An examination of the causes, course and consequences of the First and Second World Wars, stressing comparison of the two conflicts. Students will be asked to consider a variety of historical analyses of both wars and to study the process of interpretation as well as events.

Extra Information: 2 hours (Main); 3 hours (Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's

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An examination of the causes, course and consequences of the First and Second World Wars, stressing comparison of the two conflicts. Students will be asked to consider a variety of historical analyses of both wars and to study the process of interpretation as well as events.

Extra Information: 2 hours (Main); 3 hours (Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's

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An examination of the causes, course and consequences of the First and Second World Wars, stressing comparison of the two conflicts. Students will be asked to consider a variety of historical analyses of both wars and to study the process of interpretation as well as events.

Extra Information: 2 hours (Main); 3 hours (Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron

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Death and taxes are said to be the only certainties in life but most people arguably know more about taxes than they do about death. This course explores the ideas and understandings surrounding death and dying and how they have changed from antiquity to present.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course examines the history of sexuality from the nineteenth century to the present, investigating sexual desire, behaviour, and ideologies. Topics include the body, marriage, reproduction, prostitution, same-sex relations, and religious, medical and psychiatric intervention, and help demonstrate that sexuality has been the object of social scrutiny and political regulation.

Antirequisite(s): History 2185.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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A survey of Canadian Women's History from first European contact to the 1960s, with a focus on the realities of women's lived experience through biography.


Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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Explores women's experience of employment including women's paid labor in pre-industrial settings; domestic service; sexual division of labor; work in industrial settings; entering the professions; feminization of clerical work; women's war work; female professions; women and organized labor; feminism and women workers and globalization.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Brescia

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Explores women's experience of employment including women's paid labor in pre-industrial settings; domestic service; sexual division of labor; work in industrial settings; entering the professions; feminization of clerical work; women's war work; female professions; women and organized labor; feminism and women workers and globalization.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus

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This course explores the changing relationships between women, men, and technology in North America. The course examines critical perspectives on technology and its role in history. Themes include: domestic technologies, technologies of consumption, sexual division of labour; reproductive medical technologies; and the gendering of technologies.

Antirequisite(s): History 2802E.

Extra Information: 3.0 hours.

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This course examines the history of sexuality across time and cultures, exploring how sexual ideologies, desire, and behavior relate to topics including marriage, reproduction, same-sex relations, religious, medical, and psychiatric intervention, and demonstrating that sexuality as a social construction has been the object of intense social scrutiny and political regulation.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course examines the impact of fear, panic, and paranoia in human history. It considers how and why concern changes into panic in some situations and not in others, and the factors that make a descent into panic possible and even likely in some circumstances.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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How did Canadians and Americans make a difference in the development of an inclusive and democratic society? This course examines various protest movements that have shaped Canadian and American History in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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This course examines the history of pirates and piracy from antiquity through the present day. Among its major themes are changing definitions of piracy, the reasons individuals, groups, and nations have practiced or supported piracy, and how pirates have been depicted in popular culture.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course explores representations of history on film, and the strengths and weaknesses of film as a medium for history, in both fictional film and documentaries from more than a century of historical movie-making.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 3-hour screening.

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An analysis of crime and law enforcement in the United States and Canada within the context of urban growth and industrial capitalism in the 19th and 20th centuries. Specific types of criminal activity will be examined, as will the development of police, prisons and vice laws.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Examines the business, social and cultural history of the brewing and consumption of beer, from its origins in antiquity, through its production and use in the Roman and Medieval periods, to its impact on Renaissance commerce, and the revolutions in technology, advertising, corporatization, globalization and localization during the modern age.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours. (online)

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This course explores the major conspiracy theories in American history in order to understand where these conspiracy theories came from, why they became so popular, and what this says about America and Americans, in general.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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This course uses the history of baseball in the United States to explore major themes in American history including race, gender, foreign policy, and capitalism.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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The course will examine the social and economic impact of epidemic disease in North America by discussing outbreaks of yellow fever, cholera, diphtheria, smallpox, Spanish influenza, polio and encephalitis. Also analyzed will be the evolution of public health services, medical theories and governmental regulations in response to such epidemics.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course examines the development of global capitalism, 1500's to present. Topics include theories and varieties of capitalism, the role of the state, social institutions and technological innovation in capitalist development, migration and labour relations, the rise of the transnational corporation and modern banking, responses to underdevelopment and global inequality.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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This course surveys the history of Canada with an emphasis on Indigenous peoples, colonialism and imperialism; the history of warfare and international relations; immigration, industrialization and state formation; and the diverse ways that gender, class and race shaped the lives of everyday Canadians.


Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's Brescia

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This course surveys the history of Canada with an emphasis on Indigenous peoples, colonialism and imperialism; the history of warfare and international relations; immigration, industrialization and state formation; and the diverse ways that gender, class and race shaped the lives of everyday Canadians.


Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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This course surveys the history of Canada with an emphasis on Indigenous peoples, colonialism and imperialism; the history of warfare and international relations; immigration, industrialization and state formation; and the diverse ways that gender, class and race shaped the lives of everyday Canadians.


Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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This course surveys the history of Canada with an emphasis on Indigenous peoples, colonialism and imperialism; the history of warfare and international relations; immigration, industrialization and state formation; and the diverse ways that gender, class and race shaped the lives of everyday Canadians.


Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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The course emphasizes the interplay of regional and national factors in Canadian history since 1867, address political, social, and economic issues, surveys the regional histories of the Atlantic Provinces, Quebec, Ontario, the Prairie Provinces and British Columbia, and places these regional histories in their national context.


Extra Information: 3 hours.

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A survey of Canadian history to 1867. This course provides students in Canadian history with a broad knowledge of the regional particularities which have marked Canadian history from its beginnings. It deals with the main economic, social and political features of pre-Conquest Canada, the Maritime colonies, and of Lower and Upper Canada.

Prerequisite(s): History 1201E.

Extra Information: 3 hours

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King's

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A survey of Canadian history to 1867. This course provides students in Canadian history with a broad knowledge of the regional particularities which have marked Canadian history from its beginnings. It deals with the main economic, social and political features of pre-Conquest Canada, the Maritime colonies, and of Lower and Upper Canada.

Prerequisite(s): History 1201E.

Extra Information: 3 hours

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Brescia

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This course surveys Canadian history since Confederation, focusing on political, economic, and social developments. It addresses key moments of tension within Canada's past, and introduces a variety of historical theories and methodologies, and considers both the development of the Canadian nation-state, and how historians have interpreted its past.

Antirequisite(s): History 2201E and History 2205E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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The course emphasizes the interplay of regional and national factors in Canadian history since 1867, addresses political, social, and economic issues, surveys the regional histories of the Atlantic Provinces, Quebec, Ontario, the Prairie Provinces and British Columbia, and places these regional histories in their national context.

Antirequisite(s): History 2201E, History 2202, History 2127F/G, the former History 2207F/G, History 2217F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's

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The course emphasizes the interplay of regional and national factors in Canadian history since 1867, addresses political, social, and economic issues, surveys the regional histories of the Atlantic Provinces, Quebec, Ontario, the Prairie Provinces and British Columbia, and places these regional histories in their national context.

Antirequisite(s): History 2201E, History 2202, History 2127F/G, the former History 2207F/G, History 2217F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Brescia

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This course surveys the history of Canada with an emphasis on Indigenous peoples, colonialism and imperialism; the history of warfare and international relations; immigration, industrialization and state formation; and the diverse ways that gender, class and race shaped the lives of Canadians.


Extra Information: 3 hours.

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A survey of Canadian women's history from first European contact to the 1960s, with a focus on the realities of women's lived experience as recorded through biography.

Antirequisite(s): History 2182A/B, History 2140; Women's Studies 2139A/B, Women Studies 2140.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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First Nations peoples are the original inhabitants of Canada. This course will examine history recorded since European contact with all possible efforts to privilege an Aboriginal point of view and the contribution Aboriginal peoples have made and continue to make to Canada as a nation-state and as a cultural community.

Antirequisite(s): First Nations Studies 2901E.

Prerequisite(s): First Nations Studies 1020E or Anthropology 1020 (formerly Anthropology 1020E) Anthropology 1025F/G or History 1201E or History 1401E.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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Issues in the history of Canadian conservation and environmentalism since 1600. The political, social, ecological, regional, economic and intellectual factors which have shaped environmental problems are explored. Students are introduced to changing ideas about the interaction of human society with other aspects of the natural world.

Antirequisite(s): History 2123.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Emphasis first term upon the emergence of the American nation, the egalitarian impulse, national expansion and sectional conflict; second term, upon the great transformations of the modern era: the growth of industrialism, big government, a pluralistic society, and international predominance.

Antirequisite(s): History 2302F/G, History 2710F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's Brescia

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Emphasis first term upon the emergence of the American nation, the egalitarian impulse, national expansion and sectional conflict; second term, upon the great transformations of the modern era: the growth of industrialism, big government, a pluralistic society, and international predominance.

Antirequisite(s): History 2302F/G, History 2710F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Emphasis first term upon the emergence of the American nation, the egalitarian impulse, national expansion and sectional conflict; second term, upon the great transformations of the modern era: the growth of industrialism, big government, a pluralistic society, and international predominance.

Antirequisite(s): History 2302F/G, History 2710F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Emphasis first term upon the emergence of the American nation, the egalitarian impulse, national expansion and sectional conflict; second term, upon the great transformations of the modern era: the growth of industrialism, big government, a pluralistic society, and international predominance.

Antirequisite(s): History 2302F/G, History 2710F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

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This course is a survey of the social, political, intellectual, and cultural history of the United States, paying particular attention to the interplay among the shifting constructs of race and gender, and to the sources, interpretations, and recurring themes that give shape to narratives of the recent American past.

Antirequisite(s): History 2301E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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In the increasingly polarized culture of the US, one American’s dream often seems to be another American’s nightmare. This course introduces key ideas in American culture (the American Dream, American Exceptionalism, and American Identity), and examines recent socio-political movements such as #Black Lives Matter, #Me Too, and White Nationalism.

Antirequisite(s): American Studies 2310F/G.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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This course examines the transformation of European economies, political structures, religious and social institutions, and cultures in the thousand years between the fall of Rome and the European voyages of discovery, and the degree to which ordinary people shaped their societies and affected the course of historical change.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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Cultural, social, economic, and political themes including the Protestant and Catholic Reformations; the rise of absolutism; the commercial revolution; heresy, witchcraft, and scepticism; plague and health problems; the origins of modern science; demographic trends; the Puritans; baroque art and music; Cromwell, Gustavus Adolphus, and the creation of the modern army.

Antirequisite(s) at Brescia, Huron, King's: History 2103.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's Brescia

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Cultural, social, economic, and political themes including the Protestant and Catholic Reformations; the rise of absolutism; the commercial revolution; heresy, witchcraft, and scepticism; plague and health problems; the origins of modern science; demographic trends; the Puritans; baroque art and music; Cromwell, Gustavus Adolphus, and the creation of the modern army.

Antirequisite(s) at Brescia, Huron, King's: History 2103.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Cultural, social, economic, and political themes including the Protestant and Catholic Reformations; the rise of absolutism; the commercial revolution; heresy, witchcraft, and scepticism; plague and health problems; the origins of modern science; demographic trends; the Puritans; baroque art and music; Cromwell, Gustavus Adolphus, and the creation of the modern army.

Antirequisite(s) at Brescia, Huron, King's: History 2103.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Cultural, social, economic, and political themes including the Protestant and Catholic Reformations; the rise of absolutism; the commercial revolution; heresy, witchcraft, and scepticism; plague and health problems; the origins of modern science; demographic trends; the Puritans; baroque art and music; Cromwell, Gustavus Adolphus, and the creation of the modern army.

Antirequisite(s) at Brescia, Huron, King's: History 2103.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour (Main); 3 lecture hours (Brescia, Huron, King's).

Course Weight: 1.00
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European history in the period between the French revolution and the First World War was marked by cataclysmic change, political, economic, social, and cultural. History 2404E analyzes the causes and consequences of these changes and the relationships among them.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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The course begins with the Anglo-Saxon heptarchy (seven kingdoms) and ends in 1485. We shall study such themes as the means used to attain and keep power, the nature of rebellions and the relationship between rulers and ruled. Students will undertake document work and a Computer Module assist analysis.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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The European Witchcraze (1480-1700) was a fascinating and disturbing episode in European history. Widespread belief in witchcraft and judicial torture of the accused spread across Europe and Colonial America (Salem). The course adopts a variety of perspectives: social, religious, political, intellectual, legal, anthropological as well as gendered and environmental interpretations.

Antirequisite(s): History 2108A/B.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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From the early beginnings (pre-historical, Kievan, and later) through the Soviet period.

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This course examines the concept, history, and experience of modernity in Europe from the nineteenth century to the present, paying particular attention to the key economic, political, social and cultural roles of the city.

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This course will trace the transformations of everyday life in twentieth-century Britain through its social history and vibrant popular culture. We will examine how a country with a long history of political stability and cultural creativity was also one divided by rigid lines separating class, gender, ethnicity and nationality.

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An exploration of criminality as a way of studying social, political, and intellectual history through cases. The course examines Roman law, medieval crimes, the formation of the state and crimes prosecuted by central authority; scientific definitions of crime; and concludes with modern celebrity crime.

Extra Information: 3.0 lecture hours.

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This course examines the causes and consequences of the current conflict in Ukraine. By looking at Russian and Ukrainian history, placing it in international context and exploring concepts such as state, empire, nation, and the role of mass media, it provides a larger framework for understanding what is happening today.

Antirequisite(s): Political Science 2423F/G.

Extra Information: 2 hours.

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This course traces the history of Russia from ancient times to the present. It looks at events on the territory of present-day Russia through imperial expansion, reforms, and revolutions into the 21st century. It explores domestic, regional, and international factors, and how this complex history has been narrated.

Antirequisite(s): History 2409E.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course will provide critical perspectives on the lives of European women 1500 to 1700. Students will analyze early modern perceptions of women, female life cycles, and the various roles of women: wife, mother, nun, martyr, midwife, citizen, soldier, worker, property owner, and artist, plus female rulers and regents.

Antirequisite(s): History 2159A/B.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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King's Brescia

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An introduction to Latin America. The first term emphasizes the colonial foundations of Spanish and Portuguese civilization in the New World; the second term emphasizes the growth of the individual republics, personalist rule, federalism vs. centralism, revolution, and the "static society".

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An introduction to Latin America. The first term emphasizes the colonial foundations of Spanish and Portuguese civilization in the New World; the second term emphasizes the growth of the individual republics, personalist rule, federalism vs. centralism, revolution, and the "static society".

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The Inquisition, one of the most notorious and controversial institutions in European history, left a profound legacy in the Iberian Peninsula and its American colonies. Witnesses' testimonies provide a wealth of information about the daily lives of common men and women that is absent from other sources.

Antirequisite(s): History 2596G if taken in 2013-14.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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Huron King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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A study of China beginning with the decline of the Ming dynasty (ca 1600), continuing through the rise and fall of the Qing dynasty, and concluding with the rise of modern China in the late-20th century.

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Beginning with broad themes in early African history such as the Bantu migrations and the spread of Islam this course provides an overview of pre-colonial African history and seeks to convey a history of Africa on its own terms, divorced from a Eurocentric perspective.

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The first term examines central themes in pre-modern Chinese history. The second term covers the modern and contemporary periods, with attention to the role of history and tradition in building the Chinese nation.

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Beginning with the French invasion of Algeria in 1830 and ending with the end of apartheid in South Africa, this course examines theories of imperialism, the period of the European colonization of most of Africa, colonial rule on the continent, African resistance to colonialism, and the process of decolonization.

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A survey of Japan's political, social, economic, and cultural development from prehistoric times to the present. Themes will include the foundation of the early aristocratic state, warrior regimes, the rise of the Japanese empire in the 19th and 20th centuries, and Japan's recovery and economic development after World War II.

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This course moves from the disintegration of the Ottoman Empire through the formation of independent Turkey and the Arab and Jewish states to a consideration of social, economic and political developments such as the development of secular nationalism, socialism, pan-Islamism, and the challenges facing the modern Middle East.

Antirequisite(s): History 2608F/G, the former History 2161E.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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The course introduces the main events and themes of Islamic history and civilization and their place in world history. Topics include: Muhammad and the Qur'an, the Islamic legal system, social structure and political institutions, literature, philosophy, theology, art and architecture, medicine and science, interaction with Europe, the Crusades, and trade.

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The course surveys the disintegration of the Ottoman Empire, the transformation of political institutions, the formation of independent Arab states in the 20th century, Arab nationalism, fundamentalism, the impact of European and American imperialism, and the challenges of modernity for the family and status of women.

Antirequisite(s): History 2606E and the former History 2161.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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This half course aims to help students sharpen their analytical skills in understanding the cultural and gender differences in China, Japan, and Korea while at the same time learn more about the imperial, modern, and contemporary societies of the three East Asian countries.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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A survey of Korean history from the formation of the first Korean states to the present, focusing on domestic developments and the role of the Korean peninsula in the international system in East Asia.

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Explores cultural, social, religious and economic interactions both within East Asia and between East Asia and the rest of the world before the age of European dominance.

Antirequisite(s): History 2691E (2013-14).

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

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Huron King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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Huron

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King's

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The course stresses the interaction over time of major world civilizations. Emphasis is given to historical developments that have influenced more than one civilization or cultural region.

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The course examines ten separate days/events in world history since 1609 with an emphasis on the key role of interactions across cultures. Moving among the case studies, the goal of the course is not to gain total knowledge of the world, but to understand the processes by which we claim to know the world.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Immigration transformed and continues to transform North American societies. This course examines why immigrants came to North America, political debates and decisions relating to immigration, the reception given immigrants, and the ways in which immigrants adapted to and changed each nation.

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The course explores the origins and influence of the Enlightenment across the Atlantic world, with an emphasis on the place of natural science and religion, political revolution, women and Enlightenment, slavery and abolition, and Enlightenment historiography.

Antirequisite(s): History 4405E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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History 2705E is a `great books' course. The purpose is to examine critical works of international relations theory in context. The focus is "the Western tradition". Thinkers to be considered include: Cicero, Augustine, Aquinas, Machiavelli, Erasmus, Grotius, Hobbes, Frederick of Prussia, von Clausewitz, Angell, and Morgenthau.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course will examine twentieth-century youth cultures in Canada, Britain and the United States: flappers, `Swing Kids', rebellious teenagers, mods, hippies, punks, and hip hop, to discover their changing natures, their relationship to the dominant society and the official reactions to them.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course will investigate the history of nineteenth-century crime and punishment in Canada, the UK and the US, examining how the shared legal pasts of these countries diverged in the era of industrialization and urbanization. Topics include the establishment of police forces, early crime statistics, and capital punishment.

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This course will compare the diverging histories of twentieth-century crime and punishment in Canada, the UK and the US. Topics include international policing, the use of forensic science in detecting and proving crime, the abolition of capital punishment, and the role of media in modern perceptions of crime.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course examines currents of change flowing through the Atlantic world, from the Glorious Revolution in England in 1688 to the founding of the Republic of Haiti in 1804. Themes will include: the influence and limitations of Enlightenment thought; shifting concepts of nature, natural rights and individualism; empire and revolution; and the histories of racial slavery and emancipation.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course examines the history of North America from 1450 to 1867. The course addresses the histories of North American, European and African peoples and their interactions with each other. Key themes covered in this course are imperial and colonial expansion, slavery and indigeneity, religion, and political revolution.

Antirequisite(s): History 2201E, History 2301E.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course explores tyranny in human history, from ancient to modern times, with a focus on the early modern West and its global expansion. It will explore the evolution of the concept of the tyrant, the idea of legitimate vs illegitimate rule, and the resistance and agency of oppressed peoples.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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Huron King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Huron King's

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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King's Brescia

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A problem-based approach to the practical aspects of historical study: conducting research, utilizing evidence, writing, and the public presentation of history. The course also considers the related fields of museology, material culture, archeology, and Biblical exegesis, and concludes by examining historical malpractice, including conspiracy theories and fraud.

Antirequisite(s): History 3801E if taken at King's University College 2009-12 inclusive.

Extra Information: 1.0 lecture hour, 2.0 seminar hours.

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This course explores the changing relationships between women, men, and technology in North America. The course examines critical perspectives on technology and its role in history. Themes include: domestic technologies, technologies of consumption, sexual division of labour; reproductive medical technologies; and the gendering of technologies.

Antirequisite(s): History 2184.

Extra Information: 3.0 hours.

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North Atlantic Society since 1800. A survey of the ideas about women, and their activities, with emphasis on changes in concepts and practices and the effects on societies.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

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Consideration of issues, themes, topics, and people relating to women in history. See History department at Brescia for current offerings.

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Consideration of issues, themes, topics, and people relating to women in history. See History at Brescia for current offerings.

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A lecture and seminar course examining theories of entrepreneurship and their historical relationship to such essential business activities as finance, marketing, manufacturing, transportation, labour relations, and mangement. The focus is on the careers and business innovations of leading American and Canadian entrepreneurs in the 19th and 20th centuries.

Extra Information: 3.0 hours lecture and seminar.

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This introduction to historical thinking examines topics including the emergence of historical writing, the rise of "scientific" history, Marxist historiography, and the role of moral judgment in history. The course also considers critiques of the empiricist historical tradition mounted by postmodernist, feminist, post-colonial, and non-European scholars.

Antirequisite(s): History 3801E if taken at King's University College, 2009-12 inclusive.

Extra Information: 1.0 lecture hour; 2.0 seminar hours.

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Beginning with the French Revolution and ending with the Fall of the Berlin Wall, this course examines themes in gender and modern European history.

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Students in this course will collaborate with local museums on class projects, exploring the context in which Canadians engage with the past, and the ethical obligations required of historians. The course develops the resources and skills that will need to work with local community partners and agencies on historical topics.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course examines the role of disease in history, exploring how disease swept through cities, devastated populations, and transformed politics, public health and economies. Spanning from antiquity to present day, this global survey investigates society's experience with, and response to, such diseases as the plague, leprosy, smallpox, and AIDS/HIV.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

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This course examines selected themes in the history of women¿s social and political movements in the Atlantic world, 1750-present. Topics include: women and revolution; abolition, temperance and women's rights; suffrage/anti-suffrage movements, and the rise and intersection of modern feminisms.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course explores the history of aviation from the mid-nineteenth century to the present day. It focuses on the key events and personalities associated with the history of aviation from the romantic era of flight to the development of the modern aviation industry.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2215F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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In this course students will learn how historical content is produced, presented and published online; how to find and evaluate digital primary and secondary sources; and how to use computational techniques to work with digital resources. No previous background in the subject area is required.


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Studies the history of North Americans who claim identities, create social worlds, and build movements based on the fact that they desire members of the same sex, or challenge gender boundaries of male/female. Students will learn when, why, and how sexuality became a mode of human social and political identity.

Antirequisite(s): Women's Studies 2817F/G.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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This course examines the history of Jews and Judaism as a history of cultural development, change, and negotiation. How have Jews interacted with other cultures? How has the nature of Jewish identity, culture, and religion varied and shifted over time? The class will focus on major events, issues, and developments.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2809E, History 2815E, History 3811E.

Extra Information: 2.0 hours.

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This course introduces students to the major events, figures, and themes of Jewish history from the Spanish Expulsion to the post-WWII era, including the Enlightenment and Emancipation, Zionism, the Holocaust, and the foundation of Israel.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2809E, History 2815E, History 3811E.

Extra Information: 2.0 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Huron

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This course introduces students to the major events, figures, and themes of Jewish history from the Spanish Expulsion to the post-WWII era, including the Enlightenment and Emancipation, Zionism, the Holocaust, and the foundation of Israel.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2809E, History 2815E, History 3811E.

Extra Information: 2.0 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours

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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours

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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Western Main Campus Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron Brescia

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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Huron King's

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Extra Information: 3 hours.

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King's Brescia

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Huron Brescia

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A survey of the interaction between North American First peoples and expanding European communities from the sixteenth century to the present. Particular attention will be paid to the effects of European colonialism on Indigenous peoples as well as to First Nations' responses, including resistance, survivance and accommodation.

Antirequisite(s): History 3219E.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Selected topics since the sixteenth century. Emphasis on demographic and economic change; the evolution of social, religious, and political structures; francophone nationalism and French-English relations.

Antirequisite(s): History 3204F/G.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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An overview of the cultural, political, and economic history of French Canada since the Conquest of 1759. Particular attention will be paid to the growth of nationalism, the formation of identity, as well as the development of cultural, religious, and political institutions.

Antirequisite(s): History 3203E.

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

Extra Information: 2 hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
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This course examines the social history of Canada since 1800, including such topics as industrialization, urbanization, class struggle, labour strife, rural depopulation, immigration and migration, ethnic tension, racism, gender struggle, sexuality, social reform, religion, culture, and regionalism. Considerable attention will be paid to the historiography and/or methodologies of the field.

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

Extra Information: 2 seminar hours. Note at Brescia, Huron, King's campus: Restricted to Honors Students.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Huron King's Brescia

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This course examines the social history of Canada since 1800, including such topics as industrialization, urbanization, class struggle, labour strife, rural depopulation, immigration and migration, ethnic tension, racism, gender struggle, sexuality, social reform, religion, culture, and regionalism. Considerable attention will be paid to the historiography and/or methodologies of the field.

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

Extra Information: 2 seminar hours. Note at Brescia, Huron, King's campus: Restricted to Honors Students.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus Huron King's

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This course examines the social history of Canada since 1800, including such topics as industrialization, urbanization, class struggle, labour strife, rural depopulation, immigration and migration, ethnic tension, racism, gender struggle, sexuality, social reform, religion, culture, and regionalism. Considerable attention will be paid to the historiography and/or methodologies of the field.

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

Extra Information: 2 seminar hours. Note at Brescia, Huron, King's campus: Restricted to Honors Students.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Western Main Campus King's Brescia

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This course examines the social history of Canada since 1800, including such topics as industrialization, urbanization, class struggle, labour strife, rural depopulation, immigration and migration, ethnic tension, racism, gender struggle, sexuality, social reform, religion, culture, and regionalism. Considerable attention will be paid to the historiography and/or methodologies of the field.

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

Extra Information: 2 seminar hours. Note at Brescia, Huron, King's campus: Restricted to Honors Students.

Course Weight: 1.00
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An examination of the evolution of Canadian culture, including art, literature, film, and electronic media. The course traces the historical development of distinct Canadian cultural forms, and explores such issues as the role of the state in promoting culture and the relationship between culture and nationalism.

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

Extra Information: 2 hour seminar course.

Course Weight: 1.00
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This course explores everyday life in Canada between 1760 and 1914. Topics include birth, family and home, dress and etiquette, love and marriage, food, health, morality, death and mourning. Analytical themes include race, class, gender, social memory and identity.

Antirequisite(s): History 4213F/G, History 4496F if taken in 2011.

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

Extra Information: 2 seminar hours.

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Topics include native women's lives at the time of European contact; the frontier experience; "separate spheres" in the British North American context; paid work before and after industrialization; religion, education and social reform; origins and impact of feminist movements.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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The historical study of the natural environment, its socio-economic use by various peoples, and changing perceptions of the natural world in what is now Canada, from pre-European time to the late twentieth century. Reference will be made to similar processes in North America and elsewhere.

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

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour.

Course Weight: 1.00
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This course will analyze various Canadian social movements in terms of their historical factors, strategies and tactics; organizational challenges they faced; and the role that mass media, the state, individual personalities, and counter-movements played in determining their success and failures. Canadian social movements will be placed in their international context.

Antirequisite(s): History 3292E taught in 2009-10.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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A survey of public violence from the French regime to the present.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 396, if taken in 1990/91 or 1992/93.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours. Limited enrollment.

Course Weight: 1.00
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Topics include aspects of the political, social and economic history of the province.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours. Note at Huron, King's campus: Restricted to Honors Students.

Course Weight: 1.00
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King's

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Topics include aspects of the political, social and economic history of the province.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours. Note at Huron, King's campus: Restricted to Honors Students.

Course Weight: 1.00
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This course focuses on leadership styles of the most influential, innovative, and frequently controversial prime ministers and provincial premiers from the 1860s to the present. Emphasis is placed on the interplay of character, circumstance, pragmatism and principle in governing a nation as ethnically diverse and regionally fragmented as Canada.

Antirequisite(s): History 3297F/G taken in 2009 and 2010.

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

Extra Information: 2 lecture/seminar hours.

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This course focuses on the many expressions, from peaceful to violent, of political protest in Canada between the 1820s and the present. Protest groups examined include the Upper and Lower Canadian rebels, laborers and agrarians, intellectuals, left- and right-wing extremists, youths and students, feminists, Quebec separatists, and First Nations.

Antirequisite(s): History 3298F/G taken in 2009 and 2010.

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

Extra Information: 2 lecture/seminar hours.

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This course takes a thematic approach to examine the impact of transnationalism on Canadian history in the 19th and 20th centuries. A transnational history of Canada both challenges and complements national histories and transcends traditional borders by situating ideas, peoples, and events in connected networks and in a global context.

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

Extra Information: 3 hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
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