Cultural history (m) (2010/2011)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S000026
Name of lecturer
Alessandro Arcangeli
Coordinator
Alessandro Arcangeli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/02 - MODERN HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Primo semestre dal Oct 4, 2010 al Jan 22, 2011.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

to acquire familiarity with the field of cultural history, a critical competence on its intellectual vocabulary and a first introduction to its worldwide literature; to develop strategies for the interpretation of sources via this mode of enquiry.

Syllabus

Cultural history and cultural studies: a historical overview. Cultural encounter and exchange, with focus on the image of the Other in the age of European expansion.

Assessment methods and criteria

15-page essay on a previously agreed topic. Oral interview on both the essay and the course bibliography.