STUDIES IN SOCIAL AND CULTURAL HISTORY (VARIABLE TOPIC)
2013 Fall Term
Intensive study of a major theme in social and cultural history emphasizing interdisciplinary approaches to complex historical issues. The particular topic of the course will be published before registration.
Other Requirements: PREREQ: JUNIOR STANDING OR CONSENT OF INSTRUCTOR
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|Section Details||Meeting Details & Topic||Instructor||Syllabus|
|09/03 - 12/23 (1)||M 6:15 PM - 8:45 PM||
|THE GLOBAL COLD WAR|
|In this source we investigate the Cold War as a global phenomenon. We will address both the great-power conflict between the USA and the USSR and its repercussions in Europe and the global South, from Vietnam to Algeria to Congo to Cuba to Chile and elsewhere. We will close by pondering the Cold War's legacy in today's post 9/11 world.|