HIS494H1: Gandhi's Global Conversations

Hours: 
24S

Primary source analysis of global circuits of ethico-political thought via work and life of Gandhi. Charts transnational environment of Gandhian thought (eg. Ruskin and Tolstoy), its critics (advocates of minority rights, also revolutionary violence) and global afterlife (eg. King, Mandela). Teaches methods in intellectual and political history of the global.

Prerequisite: 

HIS282Y1 with a mark of 76% or above

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities