This course examines political, social, cultural, and economic topics in the history of the lands now known as Canada through to Canadian Confederation. Important themes include Indigenous ways of life and the effects of European contact; imperial rivalries and transnational influences; treaty-making and the creation of new political entities; gender, race, and the evolution of colonial societies; and the emergence of regional and national cultures.
HIST 110 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.
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