Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

World History in the Past and Present: An Introduction
1.0 Credit

This introduction to world history will emphasize the economic and cultural interconnections in global history as well as exploring conceptions of world history in Western and non-Western cultures. The course will study the world order prior to the modern period of Western dominance, and pay particular attention to long-term historical changes in the period of non-European cultural and economic ascendancy which created, sustained and transformed the relationships between cultures and peoples of the world.

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3 lecture hours