HS 2O19: EUROPE IN 20TH CENTURY

This course offers a broad survey of the history of Europe in the Twentieth Century. Starting with the examination of the origins of WWI, the module assesses to what degree the two world wars and the cold war affected the social, cultural, political and economic development in Europe. Key concepts include: nationalism, socialism, liberalism,and communism; the study of Fascism, Nazism, and Stalinism in comparative perspective; historiography; history of the cold war; history of European integration; history of propaganda.

Term(s) offered: Autumn term module; 20 [10 ECTS credits]
Credit: 3.0
General Education: II B 1 or III B 2