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Modern Eastern Europe, 19th to 20th Centuries

HIS 240/RES 302/HLS 309/EPS 240

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This course offers a history of Eastern Europe in the modern era, from the age of Enlightenment and the French revolution in the late 18th century through the present. It covers the territory between today's Italy and Russia, including Ukraine, Belarus, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria, Hungary, Romania, Serbia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Topics include: Enlightenment, Romanticism, nationalism, socialism, Zionism, fascism, Nazism, communism, the Holocaust, genocides, Cold War, and post-1991 Europe. The course will incorporate a variety of primary sources, including novels, memoirs, diaries, and the arts as well as several films.
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Section L01

  • Type: Lecture
  • Section: L01
  • Status: O
  • Enrollment: 20
  • Capacity: 35
  • Class Number: 21490
  • Schedule: TTh 10:00 AM-10:50 AM

Section P01

  • Type: Precept
  • Section: P01
  • Status: O
  • Enrollment: 1
  • Capacity: 10
  • Class Number: 21491
  • Schedule: T 11:00 AM-11:50 AM

Section P02

  • Type: Precept
  • Section: P02
  • Status: O
  • Enrollment: 3
  • Capacity: 10
  • Class Number: 21492
  • Schedule: Th 11:00 AM-11:50 AM

Section P99

  • Type: Precept
  • Section: P99
  • Status: O
  • Enrollment: 16
  • Capacity: 35
  • Class Number: 22511