World History, 1900 - present
Units: 3.0, Hours: 3-0
Broad interpretive survey of the major forces that have shaped the world since the beginning of the twentieth century. Emphasis on growing inter-state rivalries, Western colonialism, the two world wars, the economic crises of the early twentieth century, the rise of totalitarianism, the Cold War and the rise of major states within the Third World, as well as on growing interdependence among states.
- Credit will be granted for only one of 112, HIST 105, 105A, 105B, 242.
- 112, or 112A and 112B, are recommended for students wishing to take advanced courses in twentieth century history and comparative history.
Formerly: HIST 105, 242
Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.