Europe, Renaissance to the French Revolution
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Explores the major social, political, cultural and economic developments from 1450 to 1800 which together created the basic shape of modern Europe. Key themes include: artistic, literary and scientific challenges to the status quo; religious conflict and warfare; contact with the New World; politics and the emergence of the nation-state; and the lives of everyday people, both commoner and elite.
- Credit will be granted for only one of 240A, HIST 140, 140A, 240.
- 240, or 240A and 240B, are recommended for students wishing to take advanced courses in European History.
Formerly: HIST 140A, part of 140
Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.