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This is a survey of modern history from a global perspective. Part Two begins early in the twentieth century, as older ways of doing things and habits of thought give way. What follows is an era of cataclysmic struggles over what ideas and institutions will take their place. The course concludes in the present day, as communities everywhere are transitioning into a new era of world history. Again we work hard to grasp what is happening and ask: Why? Again we are drawn to pivotal choices made at key moments by individuals and communities....
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Sugerido: 7 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week

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Legendas: English, Romanian, Spanish
Globe

cursos 100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Calendar

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Beginner Level

Nível iniciante

Clock

Sugerido: 7 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week

Aprox. 27 horas restantes
Comment Dots

English

Legendas: English, Romanian, Spanish

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Seção
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2 horas para concluir

Crackup (1905-1917)

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Reading
6 vídeos (Total de 83 min), 1 teste
Video6 videos
Schizophrenic Germany11min
The Balkan Whirlpool10min
The Shock of 1914-Second Cut13min
All the Plans Fail13min
On to Victory?26min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week Eight Quiz40min

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Seção
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3 horas para concluir

New Orders Emerge (1917-1930)

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Reading
8 vídeos (Total de 130 min), 1 teste
Video8 videos
Why Did the Allies Win?14min
The End of Empires?16min
Communism19min
Anti-Communism21min
The Age of Uncertainty17min
Modern Women15min
The World of 193012min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week Nine Quiz40min

3

Seção
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2 horas para concluir

The Crisis of the World (1930-1940)

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Reading
5 vídeos (Total de 108 min), 1 teste
Video5 videos
Escapes from Freedom24min
Total Politics20min
New Wars for New Empires20min
Triumph of the New Empires20min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week Ten Quiz40min

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3 horas para concluir

Total War and Aftermath (1940-1950)

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Reading
8 vídeos (Total de 167 min), 1 teste
Video8 videos
Gambling for Victory21min
Strategies for Total War19min
Zero Hour24min
Imagining New Countries19min
Postwar14min
Two Europes14min
Revolutionary Asia18min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Week Eleven Quiz40min

Instrutores

Philip Zelikow

White Burkett Miller Professor of History

Sobre University of Virginia

A premier institution of higher education, The University of Virginia offers outstanding academics, world-class faculty, and an inspiring, supportive environment. Founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819, the University is guided by his vision of discovery, innovation, and development of the full potential of students from all walks of life. Through these courses, global learners have an opportunity to study with renowned scholars and thought leaders....

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