Courses 2018S

Title Instructor Days Met/Term Term Description

History 103 (925) World History Since 1900

Michael Lanthier T, Tr summer

International relations; changes in the nation-state system; the emergence and impact of major political ideologies; genocide; decolonization; the globalization of trade; and the dynamics of economic, social, cultural, and environmental change in a global context.

History 106 (921) Global Environmental History

Tucker Sharon T, Tr summer

The impact humans have had on the environment, and the ways in which the physical environment has shaped human history: climate, agriculture, energy use, and urbanization.

History 106 (951) Global Environmental History

David Brownstein T, Tr summer

The impact humans have had on the environment, and the ways in which the physical environment has shaped human history: climate, agriculture, energy use, and urbanization.

History 106 (98A) Global Environmental History

Brandon Davis summer

The impact humans have had on the environment, and the ways in which the physical environment has shaped human history: climate, agriculture, energy use, and urbanization.

History 311 (921) The British Empire after 1850

Lara Silver T, Tr summer

Transformation of the British imperial system from the mid-nineteenth century to de-colonization and neo-colonialism after the second World War.

History 339 (921) The United States since 1945: The Limits of Power

David Gossen M, W summer

This course examines American history from the end of the Second World War to the present day, a period of significant political, social and cultural ferment.

History 369 (951) Europe 1900-1950

Michael Lanthier T, Tr summer

Europe in the first half of the twentieth century. Themes include the imperialist system, two world wars and their aftermaths, political and social movements of the interwar years, the Depression, and the crisis of liberal democracy. Credit will only be granted for one of HIST 369 or 462.

History 380C (925) Modern China

Colin Green T, Tr summer

An analysis of changes in institutions and ideas in China from the late Imperial Period to the most recent developments of the Chinese Revolution. Approaches are thematic, by periods, and by problems.

History 390A (921) Object of Encounter: Local and Global Histories of South Asia at the Museum of Vancouver

Tara Mayer M, W summer

History 420A (951) Energy and the Environment in Canadian History

Philip Van Huizen T, Tr summer

Yopics may include immigration, French-English relations, the growth of the state, health and welfare, or the family.

History 425 (925) War and Society

David Borys T, Tr summer

Continuity and change in the relations of war and society, the connections between the economy, society, the military, and government in peacetime as well as war.

History 441 (921) The Holocaust

Jay Eidelman T, Tr summer

A study of the systematic attempt to destroy European Jewry during the Nazi regime, 1933-1945. Topics of special importance include: the motivations and behaviour of the perpetrators; the reactions of the victims; the roles of bystanders.