HISTORY 318 - Europe in the Era of Total War, 1870-1945
Section: 001 Europe in the Age of War
Term: FA 2007
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Cost:
>100
Other Course Info:
F.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

In 1945, Europe was in ruins. Entire cities had been leveled by the destructive powers of industrialized warfare, the Holocaust had brought genocide into the modern world, and the cultural, political, and social norms of the pre-war era had been irrevocably transformed. What made such violence possible, and how did ordinary men and women experience it? History 318 will explore the political, economic, social, and cultural forces that both caused and were destroyed by the savagery of the first half of the 20th century. World War I and World War II will provide the two focal points for our class, but we will extend far beyond the battlefield as we study that era's momentous social changes and the new ideologies that arose in their wake. Our readings will include both historical works about early 20th century Europe and personal accounts and documents that will help bring that era alive.

Lectures will be accompained by the extensive use of maps, photographs, film and audio clips, and other multimedia aids.

Active participation in a weekly discussion section is required.

HISTORY 318 - Europe in the Era of Total War, 1870-1945
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
12570
Open
34
 
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (DIS)
P
12571
Open
3
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
12572
Open
4
 
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Th 2:00PM - 3:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
12573
Open
5
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
12574
Open
5
 
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W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
006 (DIS)
P
12575
Open
6
 
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W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
007 (DIS)
P
21344
Open
7
 
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Tu 3:00PM - 4:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
12576
Open
2
 
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Tu 2:00PM - 3:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
12577
Open
2
 
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W 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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