HSTR 483

The City in History

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Surveys the global history of cities since ancient times with particular emphasis on North American urban development since the 19th century. Topics include theories of urban culture, urban and regional economies, social experience in the city, urban inequality, city planning, suburbanization and transnational ties among cities.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 483, HIST 469 (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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