This seminar is devoted to study of selected topics in the history of Europe after the Second World War. These will include the end of the war in 1945; the origins and developments of the Cold War, 1945--1962; France and the war in Algeria; de Gaulle's Fifth Republic and the events of 1968; Spain since 1975; Germany's ascendancy; the decline and collapse of the Soviet Union; the European Union; and contemporary Europe.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (HIST-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Tony Judt, POSTWAR: A HISTORY OF EUROPE SINCE 1945
and additional titles for certain of the topics to be studied
|Examination and Assignments: |
Short papers and a major research paper. No examinations.
|Instructor(s): Greene,Nathanael Times: .M..... 01:20PM-04:10PM; Location: PAC136; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 19||SR major: 3||JR major: 5|| || |
|Seats Available: 15||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 4||SO: 4||FR: 0|