This course examines the problem of mass violence in the 20th century with a focus on the role of the state and the social dynamics of ethnic cleansing and genocide. Topics include theories of genocide and case studies that may include the Armenian massacres, the Holocaust, Stalinism, Mao's China, and Rwanda.
Prerequisite(s): 1.0 course in History at the 2200-level or above, or permission of the department.
Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.
Course Weight: 0.50
Subject Code: HISTORY
This Course is Mentioned in the Following Calendar Pages: