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History 112 - World Civilization II - Indianapolis

A guide for the Central Indiana HIST 112 course.

HIST 112


Presents the key individuals, events and schools of thought, which have most greatly impacted societal development and world history since 1500. Key movements and events of the periods will be studied. Discusses the political, economic, social and cultural evolution of civilization.

Topical Areas

  • Exploration
  • Revolutionary Era
  • Colonization 
  • Industrial Revolution
  • Reformation
  • Political Reaction
  • Counter-Revolution
  • Cold War
  • Age of Reason
  • Collapse of Communism
  • Political Philosophies
  • Economic Globalism
  • World War I and World War II
  • Economic Systems
  • Slavery
  • Technological revolution