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2020-21 NSU Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-21 NSU Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HIST 4293 - The New Imperialism

CIP Code: 540101
Description: This class explores the history of “new imperialism” through political, economic, social, and cultural lenses from the nineteenth century through decolonization. Students will analyze theoretical and historiographical approaches to the study of colonialism and new imperialism, the motives and justifications of imperial powers, the effects of imperialism on the colonized, and the rise of independence movements. Class will examine case-studies from Africa, India, Asia, and Latin America using a wide range of primary and secondary sources.

Credit Hours: 3
LAS Course: Yes