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Academic Year 2005/2006
Ireland: Colonialism and Decolonialization
HIST 317 FA
Although it is geographically situated in Europe, Ireland's history has many themes in common with the histories of the developing nations of the world: colonial settlement, cultural imperialism, economic dependency.
issues as well as those of independence and the formation of a nation state and a national culture in the aftermath of colonialism will be discussed in this course. This course will also deal with the peace process in
Ireland and the Irish Republic's emergence as a "Celtic Tiger."
R.F. Foster, MODERN IRELAND
Marcus Tanner, IRELAND'S HOLY WARS
Angela Bourke, THE BURNING OF BRIDGIT CLEARY
Additional reserve readings.
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Six two page papers on assigned reading. Research paper of 10-15 pages.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Class attendance and participation will be factored into final grade
Gen Ed Area Dept:
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- Instructor(s): Masters,Bruce A.
- Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: FISK312;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 19)
- SR. major: 5 Jr. major: 5
- SR. non-major: 3 Jr. non-major: 3 SO: 3 FR: X
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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