Exploration of the category of "culture" as an arena of political debate and social imaginary across history in the Iberian Peninsula.
Development of British economic policy making from 1945, focusing on political economy including: ideological motives of governments; political business cycle; and the influence of changing intelle
Tradition, transformation, experimentation, rupture, renovation, and innovation in the theater in Spain as a reflection of the artistic, social and historical commotion that led to the Spanish Civi
Study of Shakespeare's work alongside that of his contemporaries. Characteristics of his art as well as insight into this period of British history. Visits to performances of plays.
Current Spanish political system, its main judicial and political institutions, outstanding actors' and the political process of the last decade.
London's physical growth, emphasizing characteristics which set it apart from other capitals, and its economic, social and political development, including the problems of poverty and the inner cit
The Saint James' Way as a tool to understand historic dynamics from a global perspective.
Introduction to the archaeology of the of the British Isles, with particular attention to prehistory, Roman Britain and early medieval period.
Introduction to concept of public health as compared with clinical medicine. Within a public health context, the broad distribution of health problems in sub-Saharan Africa as compared with U.S.
Understanding of Earth processes and Earth history as a basis for informed citizen decisions regarding public policies and private actions.
Japanese attitudes to religion and popular forms of religiosity.
Material and socio-cultural dimensions of the multiple spaces making up South African cities. The gendered, placed, sexual, and racial character of homes, neighborhoods, and cities.
The development of 15th- and early 16th-century art in Florence and Rome. Epochal changes in the art of Michelangelo and Raphael in the service of Pope Julius II.
Major religious traditions of Japan.
History of South Africa's current water policies and its approach to the management of its water resources, guaranteeing all citizens a "minimum basic quantity of water" - a human right to water -
Courses through the Academia delle Belle Arti. Details upon arrival. Minimum Autumn and Winter Quarter enrollment required; 1-3 units in Autumn. May be repeated for credit.
(Formerly OSPKYOTO 17K.) Goal is to further develop and enhance spoken and written Japanese in order to handle advanced concepts such as comparison and contrast of the two cultures, descriptions of
Required course. How do particular Eastern Cape historical sites reflect the history of South Africa? How have the objects of public memory changed over time?
A thousand years of intentional change in Florence.