Anglais Civilisation (CIVI301_ANG)

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1800-1945 : Revolution and Empire
This course focuses on British political, socio-economic and cultural history in the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century. It analyses such themes as the social and economic consequences of the Industrial Revolution; social reform and the rise of democracy; the Irish question from the Napoleonic Wars to Independence; the expansion of the British Empire and the beginning of its decline; the creation of the Commonwealth; and the impact of the two world wars on Britain.


HARVIE Christopher, Nineteenth-Century Britain, A Very Short Introduction, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2000.

BLACK Jeremy & MACRAILD Donald, Nineteenth-Century Britain, Basingstoke, Palgrave, 2002.

MORGAN Kenneth O., Twentieth-Century Britain: A Very Short Introduction, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2000.

PICKARD Sarah, Civilisation britannique, British Civilization, Paris, Pocket, 2018. (manuel de L1)

OAKLAND John, British Civilization, An Introduction, New York & London, Routledge, 8th Edition, 2016.

MIOCHE Antoine, Les grandes dates de l'histoire britannique, Paris, Hachette Supérieur, 2010.

GRELLET Françoise, A Cultural Guide, Paris, Nathan, 3rd Edition, 2018.

Diplômes intégrant ce cours

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Crédits ECTS : 4.0

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Noemie Beck

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