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HIST4393

18th C Empire & Political Economy
Credit Hours:
3 hours

On the cultural and economic history of eighteenth-century capitalism, the course draws together accounts of overseas European empires with contemporary discourses of colonialism and political economy, covering virtually the whole century from the 1714 appearance of Bernard Mandeville's "Fable of the Bees" to Napoleon's invasion of Egypt in 1798.

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