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History by period

Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

History by period (V100): Recording and interpreting past events and social and political developments chronologically.

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Link John Locke, Second Treatise of Government, 1690

John Locke, Second Treatise of Government, 1690

English Civil War, Charles I, Charles II, Glorious Revolution, Hobbes, Locke view
Course A Special Relationship? Anglo-American relations from 1763 to the present

How did Britain’s relationship with the USA alter between the War of Independence and the war in Iraq, and why? We will examine whether it has,...

America, blighty, UK, USA view
Course Britain in the Long Eighteenth Century: Politics and Society, 1688-1832

The long eighteenth century was a time of profound change for the British Isles. England, Scotland and Ireland would be unified, society...

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Link Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France, 1790

Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France, 1790

French Revolution, Edmund Burke, Whigs view
Course History And The Novel: Europe And The Shadow Of War 1914 - 1953

From World War to Cold War, Europe was fundamentally altered, in ways which created grand narratives in History & Literature. This course...

European history, modern Europe, Russian Revolution, World War One, World War Two view
Course Islam in Iran and the Arab World today

Islam in Iran and the Arab World Today will study the region from the time of the Prophet Muhammad to the present day, paying especial...

Islam, Iran, Arab world view
Course Islam in the Modern World

Explain through history what is happening today in the Islamic Middle East and North Africa politically and culturally. Pay particular attention...

Arab world, Islam, militant islamism view
Link Madame de Rémusat, Remembrances of Napoleon, 1880

Madame de Rémusat, Remembrances of Napoleon, 1880

Napoleon, French Revolution, Napoleonic Empire view
Link Madame de Stael, Ten Years Exile, 1821

Madame de Stael, Ten Years Exile, 1821 (about the experience of living in Napoleonic Europe)

Napoleonic Empire view
Course Pilgrimage

This course offers a new approach to the study of pilgrimage, combining history and anthropology to examine pilgrimage practices from the Middle...

Anthropology, Christianity, History, Middle ages, pilgrimage, Religion view
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