HIST 560 A - Problems in Russian History - Modern Russia, 1801-1917
Topics will be listed in the department's course guide at http://www.history.illinois.edu. Course Information: May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours if topics vary.
Description: Major themes in the history and historiography of late imperial and early Soviet Russia and the USSR from 1880s through the 1930s. Topics to be explored include social and cultural experience, diversity and difference, power and transgression, cultural construction and interpretation, gender, empire, capitalism, socialism, and revolution. Central to the course are questions of historical methodology and theory as well as interpretation of the Russian past.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate