- Taught by Renowned Historians
- Explores the Impact of the Past on the Present
- Examines Political and Economic Systems
In order to understand today’s challenges and conflicts, one must examine the causes and contexts that have created these crises. These courses offer perspective on the ways in which colonization, empire building, and great nation conflicts of the 20th century and earlier have had a lasting impact on today’s world. Additional courses examine the evolution of today’s political and economic systems into their present form.
This Fall, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
What should we expect from the 21st century? A period of Great Power war, similar to the 20th century, or a long and commercial peace, similar...
Take a holistic look at the various aspects of Iran: environment, ethnolinguistic composition, religious proclivities, economics, and politics.
This course will look at Islam’s cultural diversity, touch on its history, and give an overview of Islam today by comparing its main schools.