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Spain and Portugal: History and Identities

HIST 255
Fall 2010
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: COL 250, IBST 233
Certificates: International Relations

This course is an introduction to the history of Spain and Portugal from the Middle Ages to the 21st century. We will cover the Islamic period, the Christian expansion, the imperial age, the liberal and republican regimes, the 20th-century dictatorships, and the late democratic period. Through the analysis of historical sources, literature and poetry, art and film, students will learn not only about the past, but also about the way in which history has affected collective identities through the ages and therefore the way in which the past shapes the future.

Essential Capabilities: Intercultural Literacy, Interpretation
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CEAS-Arcp/Hist)(COL)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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