IMPERIAL RUSSIA, 1650-1917

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

History

Course Number: 
239
Institution: 
Smith College
The emergence, expansion, and maintenance of the Russian Empire to 1929. The dynamics of pan-imperial institutions and processes (imperial dynasty, peasantry, nobility, intelligentsia, revolutionary movement), as well as the development of the multitude of nations and ethnic groups conquered by or included into the empire. Focus on how the multinational Russian empire dealt with pressures of modernization (nationalist challenges in particular), internal instability and external threats. The emergence, expansion, and maintenance of the Russian Empire to 1929. The dynamics of pan-imperial institutions and processes (imperial dynasty, peasantry, nobility, intelligentsia, revolutionary movement), as well as the development of the multitude of nations and ethnic groups conquered by or included into the empire. Focus on how the multinational Russian empire dealt with pressures of modernization (nationalist challenges in particular), internal instability and external threats.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
39921-S13

Course Sections

IMPERIAL RUSSIA, 1650-1917
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Serguei Glebov

sglebov@smith.edu

MW 01:10-02:30

HILLYR 109