2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 08, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

HIST 388 - Russia: Proletariat to Putin

Credits: Three (3)
This course will explore the history of Russia from the early imperial expansion to Putin’s government today. Students will explore such themes and topics as: the modernization of Russia under imperial control & the Great Reforms, the 1917 revolution, Stalin’s “Revolution from Above,” soviet socialism, the experience of minority groups in imperial Russia, the USSR, and modern Russia. Students will consider the long-term, global effects of Russia’s many revolutions, as well as assess it’s power and influence on other governments today.[N; M; I]
General Education Area: Social Science
Cross-listed: PSCI-388