Courses: Europe in the Twentieth Cent.-Modern European Identities (HISTB226001)

Fall 2011

Class Number: 2848
What is Europe? How do we define who or what is European? The answer takes different forms depending upon the historical period and geographical location in which one asks the question. This course is an introduction to European history since 1900 and will concentrate on some of the major factors affecting the construction of modern European identities. Topics will include the causes and consequences of WWI, the emergence of fascism in the interwar years, WWII, decolonization, Americanization and cultural politics, the fall of communism, and European integration.
Div: I or III, Approach: Inquiry into the Past (IP) Haverford: Social Science (SO)

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 2848 Div: I or III; IP; SO


History (Web site)

Taught By



Bryn Mawr, DAL119

Meeting Times

MW 10:00am-11:30am