An overview of some major global trends since World War II, with attention to some provocative theories devised by historians to explain them. Topics will probably include decolonization, the cold war, the spread of Christianity and Islam, demographic shifts, the human rights revolution, and globalization. Specific countries will be studied, among them (possibly) Canada, South Africa, the Philippines, and India.
The course emphasizes argumentative writing and oral debate.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: (CSS414 AND CSS416 AND CSS418)
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CGST-MN)(CSS)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
To be announced
|Examinations and Assignments: |
To be announced.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Required of all CSS majors. This is a fourth quarter course. Students have five days after the start of the class to add it.
|Instructor(s): Elphick,Richard H. Times: .....F. 02:00PM-04:00PM; Location: PAC136; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 15
|Permission of instructor will be granted during the drop/add period. Students must submit either a ranked or unranked drop/add request for this course.|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
|Total Submitted Requests: 0||1st Ranked: 0||2nd Ranked: 0||3rd Ranked: 0||4th Ranked: 0||Unranked: 0|