Contemporary history SC (i) (2019/2020)

Course code
4S02226
Name of lecturer
Federica Bertagna
Coordinator
Federica Bertagna
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-STO/04 - CONTEMPORARY HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem 2A, Sem 2B

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to provide the knowledge of the crucial phases of the history of the contemporary world for the period 1914-1989. Particular attention is dedicated to the study of the political, cultural and social relations that characterized the relationship between Europe and the most developed areas of the world in the last century, taking into account both the changes introduced by the processes of globalization of the economy and the changes that took place in terms of international relations. At the end of the course the student must be able to: a) know the most relevant periodizations and events related to the indicated historical period, b) critically confront the fundamental problems of global history, c) use the different historiographic interpretations in an appropriate manner.

Syllabus

The course deals with the period between the Great War and the present day and analyzes national and international processes of formation of the contemporary world

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
T. DETTI, G. GOZZINI STORIA CONTEMPORANEA. VOL. II IL NOVECENTO (Edizione 1) Pearson 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

Written Test