War and Society in Europe, c. 1900-1919
Focusing mainly on the First World War (1914-18), this course explores the relationship between war and society in Europe during the first twenty years of the twentieth century. The military history of the conflict is examined in some depth, but the course also investigates the political, diplomatic, social and cultural history of the First World War. Specific topics that are covered include the causes, military history and social history of the war, the politics and diplomacy of the war and the Paris Peace Settlement, and the war's cultural impact.
Either 15 points in HIST at B grade or better or 30 points in HIST or Ancient History (CLAS111, CLAS112, CLAS113) with a passing grade. Alternatively, a B average in 60 points.