Jan 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

HIS 321 - The French Revolution

3 Credits

Students study the French Revolution, an event that marks the beginning of modern politics in the West. Topics include the ideas of the Enlightenment, the events of 1789-1794, the rise of Napoleon, the birth of political ideologies, and the fundamental questions of government, representation, and violence in politics.
Prerequisites: Any HIS course