History | D300 2828 Modern Ukraine 7:00-9:00P W BH244 Kuromiya
D300 | 2828 | Kuromiya

Topic: From Cossacks to Independence
A portion of the above section reserved for majors
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Discusses the history of one of the most neglected nations in European
history, once the breadbasket of the Soviet Union and now one of the
largest nations in Europe. Covers the entire history of Ukraine, but
emphasis is placed on the modern period. Examines issues of national
identity and national consciousness and explores the place of Ukraine in
Russian and European history. Some knowledge of Russian/(East) East
European history is helpful, but not required. The main textbook is
Subtelny, Ukraine, A History. Combines lecture and discussion.