Britain and Empire

History 280U.001

Fall 2008
Instructor: 
Metcalf
Location: 
2227 Dwinelle
Day & Time: 
Thurs 2-5
CCN: 
39663
Units: 
Units
  • Note new room.
  • This course will explore the historical development of the modern British empire. Particular attention will be paid to questions of the political economy of empire, the nature of the imperial state,
    the rise of nationalist and internationalist critiques of empire and the process of decolonization. The class will be open to students who wish to write a 285 paper around one of these areas.