CONTEMPORARY HISTORY

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Code
66727
ACADEMIC YEAR
2017/2018
CREDITS
9 credits during the 1st year of 8752 Communication science (L-20) SAVONA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
M-STO/04
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
SAVONA (Communication science)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course wishes to provide interpretative knowledge and means of the current transformations in the european societies of the twentieth century. Particularly, the role undertaken by wars will be analyzed as a catalyzing agent of the processes of geopolitical, social and cultural changes. All forms of war that hit Europe in the '900 will be analyzed: world wars, colonial wars, civil wars, wars for freedom and decolonization, revolutionary wars, global wars.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course aims at providing knowledge and interpretative tools on the dynamic of transformations undergone by the European societies between the nineteenth and twentieth Century

TEACHING METHODS

Frontal lessons with the aid of audio-visual sources

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The history of the nineteenth century with particular reference to the role undertaken by wars in determining the political, social and cultural history of european societies.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

G. Sabbatucci, V. Vidotto, Storia Contemporanea. Il Novecento, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 2016.

G. Crainz, La repubblica. L'Italia dalla Liberazione ad oggi, Roma, Donzelli, 2016.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Office hours: On appointment, after writing to: Augusta.Molinari@unige.it

Exam Board

AUGUSTA MOLINARI (President)

FABIO CAFFARENA

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Frontal lessons with the aid of audio-visual sources

LESSONS START

February the 15th.

 

Class schedule

CONTEMPORARY HISTORY

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Oral exam.

Written exam for students who frequented the lessons.

 

ASSESSMENT METHODS

Oral interview.

Written exam for attendees.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
08/01/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
29/01/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
13/02/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
28/05/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
18/06/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
09/07/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
23/07/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
03/09/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale
17/09/2018 10:00 SAVONA Orale