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Type B: Social Sciences - Tensions of Empire

History 4703 Tensions of Empire
A seminar course offering an historical perspective of the origins of the problems of constructing states, societies and economies in colonial and post-colonial regions of the world from the 16th to the 20th century. The emphasis is on the nature of imperial activity since the 1500s and the shifting relationships between Western powers and what became known as the "developing world". It is an exploration of the legacy of colonialism, colonization, and neo-colonialism.
Credit Weight: 1.0
Prerequisite(s): 5 FCEs in History and a minimum 70% (B) average in all History courses, or permission of the Chair of the Department of History
Offering: 3-0; 3-0
Notes: May only be taken by Honours History Majors.
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences