HIST 4413 The Atlantic World 1450-1800 3/0/3

Prerequisite: ( HIST 1111 or HIST 1112 ) and ( HIST 2111 or HIST 2112 )

A transnational perspective emphasizing connections between Europe, Africa, and the Americas from the period of European maritime exploration to the age of revolution. Topics include the expansion of empires and mercantile capitalism, slavery and the trans-Atlantic slave trade, and interactions between Europeans, Africans and Native Americans.