Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

HI218
Modern British History 1714-1914
0.5 Credit

Great Britain possessed the world's largest empire, was the site of the world's first industrial revolution, and developed its own form of parliamentary democracy. This course will explore how empire, industry and democracy shaped the British encounter with modernity in the 18th and 19th centuries. {E} {S}