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In the form of a comparative analysis this course will focus on major political and socio-economic developments in Germany, the Soviet Union and Italy. It will include discussion of salient aspects of communism, nationalism, socialism and fascism and of the background to the Second World War. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

In this course we will study the birth of the Canadian Nation up to the mid 1800s. We will attempt to make the more remote past of this country meaningful to us today. We will examine the interrelationship between native people and newcomers, the nature of French Canadian society and the politics of economic and social development in Quebec ,...

Credits:
3.0

In this course we will study the growth of the Canadian Nation from the mid 1800s to the present. We will examine some of the major events that affected the Canadian people and see how modern Canadian society developed. As well, we will look at some global events such as the World Wars, the Great Depression, the Cold War and the advent of the...

Credits:
3.0

We shall be dealing with a variety of notions, theories and analysis to find out about the historical origins and socio-political implications of empire building by European countries and the U.S. We shall examine general policies and individual events in order to explain two world wars, changes in the nature of society and the relations of...

Credits:
3.0

This course traces the history of European colonization in Africa. Beginning with early exploration and the slave trade, we will examine how the European powers slowly came to dominate the "Dark Continent". We will study how European colonization shaped Africa and assess the ultimate impact of colonization. We will spend some time studying the...

Credits:
3.0

Review of the history of Aboriginal People of Canada from the time of contact to today. Late pre-contact cultures, military alliances, treaties, land claims and settlements, comprehensive claims and self government will be discussed. The Indian Act will be dealt with in some detail. (3,0,0)
 

Credits:
3.0

Review of the political, social and economic history of the Prairie Provinces and British Columbia. Immigration, Native Peoples, industrial, agricultural and resource development will be discussed. Urbanization and transportation will be a focus. The development of regional protest political parties will be reviewed. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

Survey of the social, economic, political and cultural development of British Columbia from 1700 to the present day. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

A political, economic and social review of the events and forces that shaped the development of the United States from a colony through to a nation torn by Civil War. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

History of the political, economic and social development of the United States in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

Identify and analyze the driving forces in German society and politics under the Kaiser, in the Weimar Republic, under Hitler and in the two Germany's after 1945 and we will study how major foreign powers attempted to deal with the German question. (3,0,0)

Credits:
3.0

In this course we will study the history of Anti-Semitism from its beginnings during the early separation of Judaism from Christianity up to current times. We will examine the causes and/or rationalizations for Anti-Semitism including accusations of evil rituals, spreading disease, killing Christ, and usury. We will study how many people,...

Credits:
3.0
Times:
  • Mon-Thurs 16:00-18:30

In this course, we will study the origins, rise, development, and fall of the Soviet Union. We will
begin with the socio-economic and political factors in Russia which allowed a revolution to
occur. We will then examine the Marxist ideas that underpinned the Bolshevik revolution, and
the civil war that occurred thereafter....

Credits:
3.0
Times:
  • Thursdays 9:00 to 12:00

This course examines the history of Latin America from the voyages of Columbus to the modern era. Important topics include the collapse of the Aztec and Inca Empires, the establishment of the Spanish and Portuguese colonial systems, cultural collapse of the Latin American First Nations, the drive for independence and the development of Latin...

Credits:
3.0