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HIST 4298 The Soviet Experiment (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course follows the rise and fall of the world's most influential socialist experiment. Combining lectures and discussions, the course explores the nature of the socialist revolution, the rapid and brutal transformation of city and countryside, the role of terror and belief in Soviet communism, the tragedy of the Second World War and ultimate victory, the Cold War, the collapse of communist regimes in 1989, and the fate of the Soviet successor states.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Nicole Eaton

Prerequisites: The History Core, Parts I and II.

Cross listed with:


Last Updated: 24-Jun-17