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
Mode of Delivery
In Class