The Soviet Union

This course will investigate the history of Soviet Eurasia from the First World War to the collapse of the Soviet Union. Themes will include the tensions of Soviet empire and nation-building; global geopolitics; ideology, dictatorship, and state-building; and the pursuit of non-capitalist modernity—social, economic, cultural, political—in a capitalist world.

Course Information



4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

Anne O'Donnell
W: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM KJCC 602