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2014-2015 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2014-2015 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS 1526G - World History: The Twentieth-Century World.


(3-0-3) F, S. This course focuses on peoples and events from the Great War to the Cold War’s end that continue to affect our world today, such as colonialism, the Great Depression, the world wars, the Holocaust, liberation movements and terrorism, technology, the environment, and civil rights. People discussed will include Gandhi, Mao Zedong, Lenin, the Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela, Hitler, and Stalin. This course is for non-history majors. History majors and Social Science majors are excluded from the course; on-campus students are excluded from on-line versions of the course. Equivalent Course: HIS 1596G.

Credits: 3