James R Felak
Political, economic, social, and intellectual history of modern Europe. Cannot be taken for credit toward a history major if HSTEU 302 or 303 previously taken.
A survey of European history from the 17th century to the present. Emphasis will be placed on reading and analyzing primary sources.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
The course is based on daily lectures and course readings. Students will read a collection of primary sources, along with a novel and two memoirs. There is no required textbook for this course, though an optional one will be recommended.
Class assignments and grading
Three essay examinations and one short paper (4 to 5 pp).
1st Exam 25% 2nd Exam 25% Short Paper 25% 3rd Exam 25%