History and Art History
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

HIST 328: Rise of Russia

HIST 328-001: Rise of Russia
(Spring 2017)

12:00 PM to 01:15 PM MW

Enterprise Hall 276

Section Information for Spring 2017

This course examines the history of Russia from medieval Rus’ until reforms of tsar Alexander II.  From its very beginning, Russia existed within a broad Eurasian context; consequently, this course will have comparative elements.  You will strive to gain familiarity with the Russian past, while developing facility in analyzing primary sources (in translation), evaluating historical interpretations, conducting research, and writing effectively.

Satisfies the general education requirement in global understanding.

Non-Western Culture


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Political, social, and cultural development of Russia from early times to the end of the 19th century. May not be repeated for credit.
Mason Core: Global Understanding
Specialized Designation: Non-Western Culture
Schedule Type: Lecture

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