History of Modern Italy

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    History of Modern Italy

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    History

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    This is an introductory course for all majors; it provides substantive knowledge about the history of Italy from 1000 AD to the present day. The study concentrates on the centuries of political fragmentation and the efforts to develop an effective political system. In this respect, the course offers insights for the comparative study of different "paths to modernity" in Western Europe.

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