HIS318H1: The "Wild" West in Canada

Hours: 
24L/7T

What happens when histories of Canada begin in the West? This course examines the critical challenges that the myths and legacies of the West pose to Canadian history, from pre-contract to 1990. Themes include First Nations and colonialism, immigration, racism, economic development, regionalism, prostitution and illegal economies.

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)