A critical exploration of the making of the modern world from the mid-eighteenth century through to September 11, 2001 and its aftermath.
An examination of the ways in which imperial systems and agents of globalisation have created new forms of cross-cultural encounters, engagements and conflicts. Demonstrates the ways in which these relationships have underpinned the making of modern economies, societies and political movements.
|Paper title||Empires and Globalisations|
|Teaching period||Second Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$913.95|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,073.40|
- One 100-level HIST paper or 54 points
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- May not be credited together with HIST 230 passed in 2003.
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- Teaching staff
- Professor Brian Moloughney
- Course materials are made available electronically.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will
- Demonstrate a knowledge of debates about the origins and consequences of globalisation
- Gain an understanding of the operation of empires as global systems
- Develop the ability to recognise and evaluate a range of disciplinary and intellectual perspectives on cross-cultural contacts and cultural change