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Atlantic Canada

Atlantic Canada

This course examines the development and growth of the Atlantic region from the early 17th century to the Confederation era. Weekly readings and seminar discussions will investigate the region’s social, cultural, political, economic, and intellectual history. We will discuss how the region’s geographic location, imperial entanglements, and diverse inhabitants shaped regional society and identity.

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.