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Degree & Career Programs

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  Feb 22, 2018
West Shore Community College Catalog 2017-2018
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HIS 142 - Western Civilization 1600 to Pres

Offered WI
3 credit hrs/3 contact hrs
A review of the continuing development of modern institutions and traditions from the Ancien Regime to the present. Specific topics to be addressed include the Enlightenment, Napoleonic era, industrial revolution, rise of nation‐states, imperialism, emergence of totalitarian dictators, and the cold war. A wide spectrum of political, economic, social, intellectual, and technological history is examined to better understand current world issues.

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