HIST 330

The History of the European Union

Prerequisite: GOVT 109 or HIST 144. The idea of a united Europe is not new. However, the only peaceful attempt to achieve unity occurred after the Second World War. This course critically examines how and why the organization evolved from a limited customs union and trade agreement in 1952 to one with a major role on the international political and economic stage today. Offered every three years. V.1, V.7