Power, Protest and Resistance in the 20th Century

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Examines the history of protest movements in Canada in the 20th century. Focusses on the origins of protest movements, the changing methods and discourse of protest and the responses of the state and other targets of protest. Case studies include the workers' revolt of 1919, feminist protest, the On to Ottawa Trek, direct action protests, student movements, the October crisis, First Nations' activism and anti-globalization protests.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 330A, HIST 358 (if taken in the same topic).

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

Summer Fall Spring

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