Modern Colonial Empires and the Making of the 'Third World'
Units: 1.5 or 3.0, Hours: 3-0
A comparative examination of major colonial empires prior to the First World War. Themes include: diversity of historical experience within the Third World; colonial institutions; modes of resistance and collaboration; inter-imperial rivalries; and relations between formal empires and regions of informal dominance.
Note: 140 recommended.
Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.