HIST 130 - World History in the 20th Century
(3cr) This course surveys the social, cultural, political and economic history of the world during the twentieth century. It examines Western imperialism and how it shaped global cultures, economies, and conflicts, and also its demise brought on by the independence movements of colonized peoples. We will explore the competing ideologies that fueled events during the twentieth century, including capitalism, socialism, fascism, totalitarianism, feminism, and democracy.
Fulfills Core Curriculum Tier One History requirement.
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