||The Rise and Fall of the Russian Empire
||The Russian empire and its components over the past 500 years. Topics include expansion, nationalities, diplomacy and the politics of dissolution in the post-Soviet era.
||Lectures, seminar, 3 hours per week.
||open to HIST (single or combined), HIST (Honours)/BEd (Intermediate/Senior) majors and minors until date specified in Registration guide.
||two HIST credits numbered 2(alpha)00 to 2(alpha)99 or permission of the instructor.
||HIST 2P96 or 2P98 recommended.