Contemporary France

PREREQUISITE: FREN-UA.0105 OR FREN-UA.9105. SAME AS FREN-UA.0164 & HIST-UA.0169.

Course is conducted in French.

An introduction to French history, politics, and social relations from 1900 to the present. Attention is paid to the successive crises that challenged France’s stature, its national identity, and its Republican model. Topics include the French political and social systems; France’s “exceptionalism” and relationships with Europe, the United States, and globalization; colonialism, immigration, and postcolonialism; and gender and class relations.

Course Information

EURO-UA 288

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
Erika Kristen Hendrix
MW: 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM 25W4 C-9