The Crisis of the Old Regime, the French Revolution, Liberalism, and Nationalism


This course covers the crisis of the Old Regime in France, the Enlightenment and American Revolution, the rise of Liberalism, the French Revolution, the Napoleonic Empire, and the Congress of Vienna, as well as the unifications of Italy and Germany.

What you will learn

To gain a comprehensive understanding of the historical, political, and social factors that led to the crisis of the Old Regime, the French Revolution, and the subsequent rise of Liberalism and Nationalism, and to develop critical thinking and analytical skills in evaluating historical events and their impact on modern society.

Course program

The Old Regime
Enlightenment Thought and the American Revolution
The French Revolution
The Napoleonic Empire
The Congress of Vienna and the Age of Revolutions
Unifications of Italy and Germany
Nationalism in Global Context