HST380.13 Europe and the United States in the International System (at UAM)

Open only to students accepted to the special program Madrid Center & Liberal Arts in Spanish at UAM

Taught in Spanish. Topics covered include:

  1. The international image and position of Europe and the United States in the contemporary world.
  2. The Eurocentrism of the international system (I): the evolution of the European Concert and relations in the Atlantic
  3. The Eurocentrism of the international system (II): the colonial expansion and imperialism
  4. The impact of World War I and the design of an international Euro-American order
  5. The push for homogeneity in the crisis during the period between wars
  6. The collapse of Europe and the new cartography of power: from the hot war to the cold war
  7. The theater of the Cold War
  8. Europe and the United States before the processes of decolonization and the North-South dialectic
  9. Rethinking the new world and living in the international (dis)order: Europeans and North Americans during the turn of the 21st century

Meets with SPA 380.13.

(19036, Europa y los Estados Unidos en el Sistema Internacional)

Department: History

Locations: Liberal Arts at UAM, Madrid

Credits: 3