Contemporary History I - LM [Sede VR] (2014/2015)

Course code
4S001218
Name of lecturer
Renato Camurri
Coordinator
Renato Camurri
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/04 - CONTEMPORARY HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Semestrino IIA, Semestrino IIB

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Tuesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Semestrino IIB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  
Tuesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2  

Learning outcomes

The principal aim of this class is to offer the opportunity to analyse European history from 1990 to 1945. Main focus of this class will be military, politica and cultural historuy of IWW.

Syllabus

IWW it has been the final result of a long crisis begun in the first decade of XX century.At the same time IWW produced a large number of consequences: relationship between states were transformed, a new hierarchy inside European society and trasformation pf politics, ecnonomy, and culture.



Bibliography:
1. one book among:

O. Janz, 1914-1918. La Grande Guerra, Einaudi, 2014.
M. Isnenghi-G. Rochat, La Grande Guerra 1914-1918, Il Mulino, 2014.

2. Two books among:

M, Isnenghi, Il mito della Grande Guerra, Il Mulino (varie edizioni)
G.E. Rusconi, L’azzardo del 1915. Come l’Italia decide la sua guerra, Il Mulino, 2009.
A. Gibelli, L’officina della guerra. La Grande Guerra e le trasformazioni del mondo mentale, Bollati e Boringhieri (varie edizioni)
M. Boneschi-P. Cioni, Donne nella Grande Guerra, Il Mulino, 2014.
E. Traverso, A ferro e a fuoco. La guerra civile europea 1914-1945, Il Mulino, 2007.

For students whose are not able to attend class is necesary to add one more book among:

1. G.E. Rusconi, 1914: attacco a Occidente, ll Mulino, 2014.
2. E. Camanni, Il fuoco e il gelo. La Grande Guerra sulle montagne, Laterza, 2014.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral test