HIST 3000 - Modern Italian History: Risorgimento to Today
3 cr.3 hr. Day course offered every other year.
Surveys the political and social development of modern Italy from the origins of the Risorgimento in the 1840s through the end of political unification in 1870, immigration and the diaspora of late 19th century, post WWI instability and the rise of Mussolini’s fascist regime, post W.W.II economic resurgence, and concludes with a survey of contemporary political and social issues. HIST