Fall 2017 Featured Courses

 

HIST 100U: CAPITALISM & INEQUALITY
Economic inequality has become one of the central political concerns of our time, but it has only recently attracted scholarly attention. Is inequality a natural and inevitable characteristic of human society, or can it be historicized to a specific origin in time and place?

 

HIST 1: GLOBAL HISTORY
History 1 introduces students to core dynamics of global history. Traversing the experience of human societies from earliest origins to the complex, chaotic, and cacophonous twenty-first century, the course highlights recurrent themes including the origins and development of political order; the evolution of interstate (or international) relations; and the historical advance of globalization.