[ 572EIGHHAGK15 ] KS Historical Aspects of Globalisation

Es ist eine neuere Version 2016W dieser LV im Curriculum Bachelor's programme Cultural Studies 2019W vorhanden.
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3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Social Science Isabella Matauschek 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)keine
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Business and Economics 2015W
  • Introduction to the historical dimensions of a contemporary phenomenon
  • Expanding students' capacity to compare and contextualize historical developments over time and space
  • Introduction to the relevant theoretical and historical discussion
Subject The course focuses on the historical aspects of what makes up our concept of globalisation today. The course explores cultural, political and economic processes that have characterised the phenomenon of globalisation from the early modern period. Special emphasis is placed on the manifold relations between Asia and Europe.
Criteria for evaluation
  • Written examination
  • essay
  • active participation
  • Lectures
  • case studies and work with historical material
  • literature and topical discussions
Language German
Study material J├╝rgen Osterhammel: Die Verwandlung der Welt. Eine Geschichte des 19. Jahrhunderts.
Osterhammel/Petersson: Geschichte der Globalisierung. Dimensionen, Prozesse, Epochen.
Christopher Bayly: Birth of the Modern World. 1780-1914.
Changing subject? No
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
2EHAGK: KS Historical Aspects of Globalisation (2009W-2015S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 200
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority