Global Society since 1400
Surveys major processes and events in various parts of the world since the late middle ages and the 15th - century European maritime expansions, particularly of Portugal and Spain. Examines linkages between different kinds of historical change and between different regions of the globe. Topics include population growth, wars and revolutions, social and religious movements, cultural transfers, economic development and upheaval, biological exchanges and ecological challenges, innovations in science and technology and imperialism and resistance.
- Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 109, HIST 101 (if taken in the same topic).