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Courses - Spring 2023
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Special Topics in History; Riches and Ruin: A Global History of Capitalism
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Surveys the development of capitalism since the 1500s from a global perspective, focusing on Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Topics include commodity flows, labor migration, the environment, markets, and entrepreneurs. Engagement with key scholarly debates, primary sources, and digital methods.