CS: Topics in European History: Rise and Fall of Yugoslavia

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COURSE AIMS AND OBJECTIVES:

  1. To understand the historical background to the current conflicts among the peoples of former Yugoslavia.
  2. To begin to appreciate South Slavic history unrelated to the current conflict.
  3. To sharpen the student's ability to evaluate conflicting historical interpretations and sources.
  4. To help the student to understand the complexity of modern social movements, particularly nationalism.