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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Rethinking Cold War: History, Intepretations and Approaches - AHSV10748
Title: Erasmus Rethinking Cold War: History, Intepretations and Approaches
Guaranteed by: Institute of General History (21-USD)
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: 0
E-Credits: 6
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: 22 / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: PhDr. Jan Koura, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): PhDr. Jan Koura, Ph.D.
Incompatibility : AHSV10749
N//Is incompatible with: AHSV10749
Aim of the course - Czech
Last update: PhDr. Jan Koura, Ph.D. (23.09.2019)

The course explores the history of the Cold War from the perspective of major approaches and interpretations in the Cold War studies. Through weekly classes, the course examines the specific problems from the origins of the Cold War until the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991 with the focus on different historiographical interpretations and methodologies, including transnational approaches and cultural histories. The goal is to provide different viewpoint on the Cold War History including Easter European and Global South perspective. The course is based on series of lectures, discussions and readings. The texts will be available in Student Information System (SIS).

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