Europe, Renaissance to the French Revolution
Formerly: HIST 140A, part of 140
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 HSTR 240A, HIST 140, HIST 140A, HIST 240.