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20th-century Canadian History

20th-century Canadian History

This thematic course examines the main fields of 20th century Canadian history. Using a wide range of monographs and articles, the course will explore questions, issues, theoretical approaches, and debates in Canadian historiography, and will introduce students to key historical events and moments in the 20th century. Topics may include gender, the environment, settler colonialism, labour and class, the welfare state, race and ethnicity, sexuality, transnationalism, childhood and youth, and memory and commemoration.

Department of History, Queen's University

49 Bader Lane, Watson Hall 212
Kingston ON K7L 3N6




Queen's University is situated on traditional Haudenosaunee and Anishinaabe territory.