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HIST-438 French History Since 1789 (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

French History since 1789 (3) Covers the major issues and problems in the history of modern France. With an emphasis on social and cultural history, it treats subjects such as the revolutionary tradition in France, nationalism, peasant life, worker culture, domesticity and family life, urbanism, empire, the World Wars, consumerism, and Americanization. Course materials include memoirs, novels, and films. Crosslist: HIST-638. Usually Offered: alternate springs.