History of England from the Glorious Revolution - present

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HIST 120B, part of 120

Survey of the political, social and cultural history of England from the Glorious Revolution of 1688/9 to modern times, with emphasis on the Hanoverian and Victorian periods, the world wars and the rise and fall of the welfare state. Themes include gender, religion, monarchy, the formation of the United Kingdom and devolution, the emergence of Parliamentary government, the rise of Britain to world power and the subsequent retreat from Empire.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 220B, HIST 120, HIST 120B.

Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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