HIS 718 (01) - History of World War II

History of World War II

CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: History-CPSO
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 3 (01/23/2024 - 03/15/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56066
This course explores the causes and consequences of the Second World War from a global perspective. It explores the rise of nationalism and totalitarianism and the impact of colonialism. The course explores the causes of WWI and its aftermath, moves through the decade of the 20's to the Depression and the rise of fascism, to the onset of the war in Europe, Africa, and the Pacific, and finally to the peace agreements and their effect on the future of the world. In particular it looks at industrial, agricultural, and democratic developments and their impact on the war. Military mobilization, gender, race, notions of "the good war," and cultural conflict will also be studied.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Equivalent(s): HIS 618G
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), Historical Perspectives(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Michael Varuolo

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 3/15/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE