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Graduate Record 2020-2021 
Graduate Record 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

HIST 5062 - Commerce, Culture, and Consumption in World History

Explores the circulation of goods throughout the world in the early modern and modern periods, and its cultural implications and consequences. Readings approach trade from a number of standpoints, including commodities, traders, trade routes, media of exchange, and consumers. Most major world areas will be represented, but there will be particular emphasis on Europe and its commercial relations with non-European lands and peoples.

Credits: 3