Post Confederation Canada 1867 to the Present (HIST 256.3)

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HIST 256 02 January 2019
HIST 256 02 January 2018
HIST 256 02 January 2017
HIST 256 01 May 2016


This course is an introductory Canadian history lecture course that covers Canadian history from 1867, the year of Confederation, to the present day. It combines political, social, cultural and gender history approaches to the study of Canada' past. This course surveys the development of the Canadian nation-state and its people. Topics include: First Nations people; federal politics; society and gender; war; activism; regional politics and economy and Canadian culture.


3 credit units HIST at the 100 level, or INTS 101, or 30 credit units of University courses


Post-1815; North America. Students with credit in HIST 152.3 may not take this class for credit.

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