Scandals in France, 1785-1914

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: HIST 371A

From the Diamond Necklace Affair and the executions of Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette to the Dreyfus Affair, France witnessed a series of stunning political, financial and sexual scandals. Examines the affairs to explore social tensions amidst changing French culture.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 445A, HIST 371A.


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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