Western Civilization: Modern Western World

HIST 152
3 CR

This course is a survey of the major developments in European Civilization from the mid-1600s to the present. Selected political, economic, social, religious, intellectual, and aesthetic elements from the scientific revolution to the contemporary world will be considered. The impact of revolution, nationalism, and world war upon recent world events will be emphasized. The course will also include the interchange of ideas between Asia, Africa, and the West.

Prerequisites: ACCUPLACER reading score of 60, or a "C" in TSRE 55