ANTH 011 PZ -The World Since 1492

Institution: Pitzer

Description: This course explores the last 500 years of world history. In examining this large expanse of time, the focus is on four closely related themes:

  1. struggles between Europeans and colonized peoples,
  2. the global formation of capitalist economies and industrialization,
  3. the formation of modern states, and
  4. the formation of the tastes, disciplines and dispositions of bourgeois society.

Prerequisite(s): Please check course schedule for requirements.

Cross-listing: HIST 011 PZ

Formerly: HIST 021 PZ/ ANTH 021 PZ

For up-to-date information on current course offerings and details, please refer to the Pitzer class schedule on MyCampus2 Portal.

This course information is from the 2023-2024 Pitzer Catalog. View this catalog.

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