Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2015/2016
Canadian Excellence

Age of Extremes: Europe's 20th Century
0.5 Credit

This course surveys European history from the end of the First World War through to the present. Topics covered include: the Versailles postwar settlement; the rise of fascist politics; WWII; the Holocaust; the Cold War; 1960s political radicalism; Communism and anti-Communism; the fall of the Berlin Wall; and the wars of Yugoslav disintegration in the 1990s.{G}

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3 lecture hours