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HIST 403L 101 (Seminar)

Seminar in the History of International Relations - INTL COMMUNIST

Selected topics in the history of international relations. Restricted to fourth year students majoring in History or International Relations.

This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 1 (Sep 03, 2019 to Nov 29, 2019)


Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : September 17, 2019
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
October 11, 2019

TermDay Start TimeEnd TimeBuildingRoom
1 Wed13:0015:00BuchananD228
Instructor: KOJEVNIKOV, ALEXEI
Note: this section is full

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-  In 2019W, the topic for HIST 403L, 101 is the international communist movement and its legacies. We explore the international role of communist movements during the 20th century, their ambitions or utopian goals and more modest but impressive accomplishments. Topics include the opposition to WW1 and the principle of self determination, communist internationalism and the rise of anti imperialist movements, the women's equality project, ethnic minority rights and affirmative action, decolonization, the fall of communist particies in eastern Europe and their continuing influence in Asia.

Book Summary :
Title Reqd/Opt/Rel Author ISB
Communist Experience in The Twentieth Century Required YOUNG 9780195366907
First As Tragedy, Then As Farce Required ZIZEK 9781844674282
Ho Chi Minh Required BROCHEUX 9780521850629
Selected Writings of Alexandra Kollontai (Intro Holt) Required KOLLONTAI 9780393009743
Soviet Union in World Politics Required ROBERTS 9780415144353