Survey of World History

IAS 45 Survey of World History

Restrictions: Undergraduate students and by category

CCN: 25078

Units/Credit: 4

Time/Location: TuTh 11-12:30PM, 105 Stanley

Final Exam Group: 13 – Thursday, 5/10/2018 / 8:00-11:00am

Instructor: Emily Gottreich

This course focuses on benchmarks of the history of various nations and civilizations. It begins with the ancient Greeks, Romans, and Chinese, but emphasizes world developments since the 15th century. The purpose of the course is to gain a better understanding of the rise and decline of states, empires, and international trading systems. Therefore, political and economic structures and developments as well as military factors will be presented along with the more traditional historical perspectives.

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