Skip to content Skip to navigation

The Russian Empire, 1450-1800

Requirements: 
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-SI
120A
Subject: 
HISTORY

(Same as HISTORY 20A. History majors and others taking 5 units, register for 120A.) Explores rise of Russian state and expanse of empire; patterns of governance of a Eurasian empire; strategies and institutions of governance; survey of various ethnic and religious groups in empire and their varied cultures and political economies; gender and family; serfdom; Russian Orthodox religion and culture; reforms and Europeanization of 18th century.

Course ID: 
115 056
Grading: 
Letter or Credit/No Credit