Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021
Huron

History 1818F/G

TREASURE: OBJECTS OF DESIRE IN GLOBAL HISTORY


This course explores how precious objects such as religious relics, ancient artifacts, luxury goods, and commodities have shaped global history. Using the lens of comparative material culture, students will investigate how diverse cultures have interpreted, competed over, and used objects of desire in religion, diplomacy, trade, war, imperialism, and migration.

Extra Information: 3 hours.

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