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World History Since 1500 - HIST 112a Resource Guide: Part 3: 1914-present

This course surveys the major developments that have shaped the human experience since around 1500 CE.

Part 3 : 1914- present

Explores the world in the aftermath of European hegemony, focusing especially on new forms of postwar globalization. 

Selected E-Books

Click on the title and then the Columbia College link.

Streaming Videos

Collapse and Recovery of Europe, 1914-1970s

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Rise and Fall of World Communism, 1917-present

Independence and Development in the Global South, 1914-present

Accelerating Global Interactions, Since 1945