Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Revolutionary France, 1789-1870

History 2138 Revolutionary France, 1789-1870
A survey of modern French history from the French Revolution to the downfall of the Second Empire. The content is organized chronologically and thematically and concentrates on major developments in politics, ideology, society and culture. The study of key events or phenomena will provide a clear comprehension of the main historical forces at work. More specifically, one of the aims of this course will be to understand the alternation of revolutionary outbreaks and conservative reactions from the French revolution to the Commune in 1870. The lectures will be supported by the study of selected historical and historiography documents.
Credit Weight: 0.5

One FCE in History or permission of the Chair of the Department of History

Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences