HIST 7120X The Industrial Revolutions of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 730.
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30 hours plus conference; 3 credits

Origins and development of global industrialization. Effect of technological development and industrial processes on the organization of business and work, social classes and relations, gender expectations and family life, governmental roles and political movements, rural and urban environments, cultural beliefs/rituals and the production of art; competition and global consumption, colonization and commodification of resources, products, and peoples; imperial designs, colonial critiques, and global warfare.


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