HIST 125: Introduction to World History

HIST 125-K01: Introduction to World History
(Spring 2023)

06:30 PM to 07:45 PM MW

Mason Korea (119 Songdomunhwa-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, Korea) G105

Section Information for Spring 2023

Topics covered include exploration, colonialism, indigenous lifeways, the rise of the nation-state, the green revolution, the impact of a global economy, and global responses to conflicts. We will explore the historical roots of contemporary issues such as humans and the environment, global inequalities, migrations between the Global North and the Global South, and globalization.

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Analytical approach to world history overview that surveys major features of principal existing civilizations of world, as originally formed and as altered by key global processes including forces of modernity. Limited to three attempts.
Mason Core: Western Civilization
Schedule Type: Lecture, Recitation
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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