Contemporary History I - LM [Sede VR] (2016/2017)

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
Period
Sem. IIA, Sem. IIB

Lesson timetable

Sem. IIA
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.2 from Mar 6, 2017  to Apr 22, 2017
Tuesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.3  
Sem. 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

Principal aim of this class is to study European history from 1914 till 1945. Main focus is on IWW and on its diplomatic, military, social and cultural history, in a comparative perspective with the different national context.

Syllabus

The main topic of this class is dedicated to the most significant events happened during 1917: the partecipation of United States to the conflict, Russian Revolution and Caporetto defeat.

References

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:


1. G. Procacci, Soldati e prigionieri italiani nella Grande guerra, Bollati Boringhieri, 2016.
2. A. Gibelli, La guerra grande. Storie di gente comune, Laterza, 2014.
3. A. Molinari, Una patria per le donne. La mobilitazione femminile nella Grande Guerra, Il Mulino, 2014.
4. M. Isnenghi, Convertirsi alla guerra. Liquidazioni, mobilitazioni e abiure nell’Italia tra il 1914 e il 1918, Donzelli, 2015.




Students are invited to partecipate to seminars and conferences organized during the semester.


Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017