Mar 01, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

IDEA 210 - Cultures in Contact

4.00 credit hours
An exploration of the expanding networks of cultural, commercial and religious exchanges that mark the millennium between 500 and 1500 CE. This is a period in which major events and trends confronted people with the problem of negotiating cultural difference and led to the development of new social and cultural forms. This course examines how such encounters were experienced and interpreted during some of this era's major historical turning points.

Cardinal Directions Designation(s): Humanities, Global Understanding.
iCon(s): Being Human, Thinking Globally.

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