Kyle Andrew Korynta
The Scandinavian experience from the Viking Age to the present day; the background for contemporary Scandinavian democracy, with major emphasis on the cultural, political, and religious development of the Scandinavian countries.
This is an introductory course to the culture, history, literature, and film of Scandinavian/Norden from the perspective of the indigenous people of the region, the Sami People and the Greenlandic Inuit People. The course will look at the cultural, societal, religious, and political clashes between the Sami and the Scandinavians as well as between the Greenlandic Inuit and the Danes/Norwegians.
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