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American Indian Holocaust? - HSTY3704

Year - 2019

The collision of European and Native American cultures initiated a profound transformation in world history, altering the way we think, live, and even eat today. Yet for many the confrontation can only be seen as a period of traumatic genocide. We will examine the debate over the consequences of these encounters and explore how different groups of Indians responded to challenges between 1492 and 1800. We'll try to comprehend the tremendous changes during this period, but also the resurging presence of Indians today.

Classes
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment
Tutorial Participation (10%), 1x2000wd Take-home exercise (35%), 1x3500wd Research Paper (45%), 1x500wd Tutorial Paper (10%)

Pre-requisites

12 credit points at 2000 level in the History major

Prohibitions

HSTY2663

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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