Academic Catalog 2018-2019 
    
    May 21, 2019  
Academic Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GLS 321 - The World at War (1900-1945)

(3) This course is designed for advanced students of history and global studies. Our modern culture is a product of the political, social, economic and ideological trends that developed in this period. This class begins with final days of the great European empires over 100 years ago and concludes with the end of World War II in 1945. The primary emphasis is to understand how democracy, individual freedom, human rights, and technological progress were nourished and propagated in spite of the resistance of traditional elites and the challenges of Communist and Fascist ideologies.

Prerequisites: Junior standing.
When Offered
Every fall semester.