HTY 106-0001: History of Modern Europe

Instructor: Professor Michael Lang

Days/Time: TTh 3:30-4:45pm

Location: Donald P. Corbett 117

Course Number: 23913

Description: This class surveys the intellectual, social, economic, and political changes that shaped the development of Europe from 1715 to the present.  Topics may include the French and the Industrial Revolutions; nationalism and the emergence of nation states; the rise of Marxism; high imperialism; the two world wars; totalitarian governments of the 20th century; comparative histories of everyday life; and European integration.

General Education Requirements: Western Cultural Tradition and Social Contexts and Institutions