HISTORY 303 - Topics in History
Section: 001 The Global Cold War: History and Aftermath
Term: WN 2010
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
Credits:
4
Repeatability:
May be elected twice for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course will take a distinctly global history approach to the Cold War, from the birth of the twentieth century’s dominant competing international systems during World War I, to the Cold War’s twenty-first century legacies. Each week will consider political and cultural connections and comparisons across multiple regions of the globe, emphasizing developments — from political ideologies, to culture, technology and science — that transcend any particular nation-state. In considering the politics and culture of the Global Cold War, we will emphasize contestation and multiple perspectives, highlighting the agency and critiques of critics of Cold War frames as well as the views of the Cold War super-powers.

Lectures will contain significant visual and media components. Lectures will parallel and complement, but not repeat the readings. Successful participation in class discussion sections will depend on a thorough engagement with the reading and lecture/media components of the class. Each week we will explicitly consider the kinds of questions, methodologies, and scales employed by the scholars we are reading in their global approaches to history.

HISTORY 303 - Topics in History
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
45023
Open
20
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Sections 001-004 Meets with AMCULT 301.
002 (DIS)
P
45024
Closed
0
 
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Th 1:00PM - 2:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
45025
Open
12
 
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Th 2:00PM - 3:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
45026
Open
5
 
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Th 3:00PM - 4:00PM
006 (LEC)
 
46525
Open
1
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
007 (DIS)
P
46526
Closed
0
 
-
M 3:00PM - 4:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
46527
Open
2
 
-
M 4:00PM - 5:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
46528
Closed
0
 
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W 3:00PM - 4:00PM
010 (LEC)
 
45027
Open
5
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Sections 010-014 meets with AMCULT 301.
011 (DIS)
P
45028
Open
3
 
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M 4:00PM - 5:00PM
012 (DIS)
P
45029
Closed
0
 
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W 12:00PM - 1:00PM
013 (DIS)
P
45030
Open
2
 
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W 4:00PM - 5:00PM
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