43.323 World of the Atlantic

World of the Atlantic

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 34780
Status Active

The concept of the Atlantic world arose to describe the interactions of the peoples of the Americas, Europe, and Africa through trade, conquest, colonialism, independence and beyond. In this class, we will consider the cultural, economic, and political relationships that are formed and change over time between these groups. We will pay special attention to historical approaches to studying and writing about the Atlantic World.