HTY 349 (0001): Early Modern North America in Atlantic Perspective

Instructor: Stephen Hornsby

Course Number: 88843

Days and Time: Tuesday and Thursday, 2:00 – 3:15 p.m.

Location: Stevens Hall 370

Description: Reflecting the increasing globalization of modern society, this course employs an Atlantic perspective to understand the international history of early modern North America.  Focuses on the geography of the European empires that shaped North America, beginning with the Spanish and the French, and then focusing on the British and the revolt of the American colonies. (GEO 349 and HTY 349 are identical courses).

General Education Requirements: This course satisfies the Cultural Diversity & International Perspectives and the Western Cultural Tradition requirements.