HIST 2760

HIST 2760

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This course considers how a small northern European kingdom acquired and then governed a vast global empire. Beginning with the navigators, pirates and settlers of the Elizabethan era, and ending with the process of decolonization after World War Two, we will explore the diverse character and effects of British imperialism in the Americas, in Asia, in Africa, and the Pacific, and consider the legacies of the British empire in the contemporary world. 

When Offered Spring.

Breadth Requirement (HB)
Distribution Category (HA-AS)
Course Subfield (HNU)(HEU)

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9108HIST 2760  LEC 001

  •  9109HIST 2760  DIS 201

  •  9110HIST 2760  DIS 202

  •  9111HIST 2760  DIS 203

  •  9112HIST 2760  DIS 204