Europe from Louis XIV to the French Revolution
Formerly: HIST 362
The Europe of the Ancien Regime of kings and peasants, of dynastic wars and peasant rebellions, and of new thinking in science, society and politics. Topics include: the idea of "absolutism"; social, political and military structures; poverty, living conditions and crime; technology and science; economic changes; the Enlightenment.
- Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 342A, HIST 362, HIST 388 (if taken as section A01 in Jan-Apr 2010).