HSTR 112

World History, 1900 - present

Units: 3.0

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HIST 105, 242

Broad interpretive survey of the major forces that have shaped the world since the beginning of the twentieth century. Emphasis on growing inter-state rivalries, Western colonialism, the two world wars, the economic crises of the early twentieth century, the rise of totalitarianism, the Cold War and the rise of major states within the Third World, as well as on growing interdependence among states.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 112, HIST 105, HIST 105A, HIST 105B, HIST 242.


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

Summer Fall Spring

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