Modern Civilization from 1750 - Present

University of California, Los Angeles

Professor Lynn Hunt lectures in this course which covers a broad, historical study of major elements in Western heritage from the world of the Greeks to that of the 20th century, designed to further beginning students' general education, introduce them to ideas, attitudes, and institutions basic to Western civilization, and acquaint them, through reading and critical discussion, with representative contemporary documents and writings of enduring interest. Some clips and images may have been blurred or removed to avoid copyright infringement. Please note, this includes what would be lectures 4 and 8.

Course Lectures