HIS 353 : The Evolution of War

An exploration of warfare from earliest times to the present, viewing war as a social institution that must be seen in its fullest cultural contextto be understood. Students will examine notonly the historical development of war, but its interrelationships with society and technology as well. Although the course focuses mainly on the West, it will have a significant global component with the military experience of other cultures serving as a vehicle of comparison.

Prerequisites

HIS 201 and 202 or permission of instructor.

Overview

Program

Credits

3