HSTR 415

War and Social Change in England During the Two World Wars

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Examines the impact on English society of the two World Wars of the twentieth century. Focuses on social history, exploring and testing the theory that, because they were 'total wars', the two total wars of the twentieth century led to profound social change in England. Examines the nature, experience and social repercussions of both wars and covers a broad variety of topics ranging from class and gender to art and culture.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 415, HIST 338 (if taken in the same topic).

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

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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