Conquest and Encounter in the Atlantic World, 1492-1700
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Survey of the earliest encounters of Europeans and American peoples and the formation of societies in a new Atlantic World. Topics include demographic changes brought by epidemic diseases, patterns of conquest and accommodation among explorers and diverse Amerindian cultures, and the exchange of goods, ideas and peoples across the Western hemisphere.
Note: Credit will be granted for only one of 110, HIST 206, 265 (if taken in the same topic).
Formerly: HIST 206
Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.