The Second World War: The European Theatre
0.5 Credit

World War II was one of the defining events of the 20th century. This course explores the military, political, social and cultural dimensions of the war in Europe, North Africa and the USSR. Topics and themes include: Hitler's war aims; the uses of propaganda; civilian mobilization and "total" war; the Holocaust and the Nazi state; the war of annihilation on the Eastern Front; and the collaboration and resistance of civilians under Nazi occupation.

Additional Course Information
36 lecture hours/term

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision February 4, 2015: HI248 Course title and description change; effective September 1, 2015.