MODERN HISTORY

Lettere MODERN HISTORY

0312600066
DEPARTMENT OF HUMANISTIC STUDIES
EQF6
ARTS
2020/2021



YEAR OF COURSE 1
YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2020
SECONDO SEMESTRE
CFUHOURSACTIVITY
3STORIA MODERNA
630LESSONS
4STORIA MODERNA
630LESSONS
Objectives
THE EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES OF THIS TEACHING ARE THE FOLLOWING:
KNOW THE MAIN MOMENTS OF ITALIAN, EUROPEAN AND WORLD HISTORY, THEIR GEOGRAPHICAL AND CULTURAL CONTEXTS OF STRUCTURAL AND OF LONG PERIOD REFERENCE.
KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING ABILITY
THE CONSCIENCE OF THE RELATIONSHIP THAT, IN TIME AND IN THE SPACE, EXISTS BETWEEN THE MAN AND THE ENVIRONMENT, AND THE MAIN PROBLEMS OF A WORLD AND ITS SOCIAL, POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC TRANSFORMATION, CONTINUES AND FAST TO ENABLE THE STUDENT TO A FIRST UNDERSTANDING, EVEN IF POSSIBLE OF FURTHER INFORMATION, OF THE BONDS THAT EXIST BETWEEN THE DIFFERENT MEASURES OF HISTORY: ECONOMIC-SOCIAL, INSTITUTIONAL AND CULTURAL, BUT ALSO OF THE MOST IMPORTANT ELEMENTS AND CHARACTERS OF THE MODERN AGE.
ABILITY TO APPLY KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING
THE KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING OF THE PREVIOUS POINT WILL BE THEREFORE PERCEIVED TO RESULT USEFUL TO REFER TO THE STUDY AND, IN GENERAL TERMS, TO OTHER AND DIFFERENT HISTORICAL MOMENTS.
Prerequisites
1. KNOW HOW TO DEVELOP AND / OR APPLY ORIGINAL APPROACHES AND INSIGHTS SO AS TO HELP ADVANCE THE STATUS OF YOUR RESEARCH IN THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT.
2. KNOW HOW TO WORK WITH PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE IN THE VARIOUS FIELDS OF CONTEMPORARY HISTORY STUDIES.
3. ABILITY TO CONDUCT DATA MANAGEMENT, ANALYSIS AND CRITICAL EVALUATION OF THE ISSUES ADDRESSED.
4. ABILITY TO IDENTIFY AND SOLVE PROBLEMS RELATED IN PARTICULAR TO THE NEED TO "ACTUALIZE" THE HISTORICAL STUDY, OR TO FIND IN THE TRADITION OF THE PAST THE TRACES OF THE SOCIO-CULTURAL DYNAMICS OF THE PRESENT.
Contents
THE FIRST GLOBALIZATION OF THE WORLD; THE FORMATION OF THE MODERN STATES IN EUROPE; ITALY IN THE WARS FOR ITS BALANCE; THE PROTESTANT REFORMATION AND THE COUNTER-REFORMATION; ECONOMY AND SOCIETY IN THE CINQUECENTO (THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY); THE SPANISH IMPERIAL SYSTEM; THE EXTRA EUROPEAN COUNTRIES AND THE MODERN WORLD; THE CRISIS OF THE SEICENTO (THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY); THE MEDITERRANEAN AND ATLANTIC EUROPE; SCIENCES AND CULTURE AND POLITICS IN THE SEICENTO (THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY); ABSOLUTISM AND ANCIENT REGIME; BALANCE AND HEGEMONY IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY; ENLIGHTENMENTS AND REFORMATIONS; THE COLONIALISM AND THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION; THE AMERICAN AND FRENCH REVOLUTIONS; THE NAPOLEONIC TIME; THE RESTORATION; THE MEZZOGIORNO OF ITALY FROM THE AGE OF THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT TO THE UNITY; VARIABLE AND STANDARD FEATURES OF A HISTORICAL EUROPEAN EXPERIENCE.
Teaching Methods
FRONTAL LESSONS
Verification of learning
CHECK ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE PROGRAM TO ASSESS
- THE GENERAL KNOWLEDGE OF THE FUNDAMENTAL MOMENTS OF MODERN HISTORY AND RELATED PROBLEMS.
- THE ABILITY TO EXPRESS CLEARLY USING A CORRECT AND APPROPRIATE LANGUAGE, SYNTACTICALLY AND RELATIVE TO THE SPECIFIC LANGUAGE OF THE DISCIPLINE.
- THE ABILITY TO ORGANIZE A ARTICULATED AND RELEVANT SPEECH ON THE PROPOSED ARGUMENTS, SELECTING THE MOST SIGNIFICANT ASPECTS AND INSERT THEM IN THE RIGHT HISTORICAL AND INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK.
Texts
GENERAL PART
AURELIO MUSI, UN VIVAIO DI STORIA. L'EUROPA NEL MONDO MODERNO, MILANO, BIBLION, 2020.
MONOGRAPHIC PART:
ALFONSO TORTORA, VALDESI. DAL PIEMONTE ALLA CALABRIA (SECOLI XIV E XVII), ROMA, CAROCCI, 2020; ALFONSO TORTORA, I VALDESI NEL MEZZOGIORNO D’ITALIA UNA BREVE STORIA TRA MEDIOEVO E PRIMA ETÀ MODERNA, ROMA, CAROCCI, 2017; ALFONSO TORTORA, L'ERUZIONE VESUVIANA DEL 1631, UNA STORIA D’ETÀ MODERNA, ROMA, CAROCCI, 2015.
TO THE MONOGRAPHIC PART IS ADDED ONE OF THE FOLLOWING TEXTS CHOSEN BY THE STUDENT:
FRANCESCO BARRA, IL REGNO DI NAPOLI, 1734-1861. STUDI E RICERCHE, VOL. I, AVELLINO, IL TEREBINTO,2018; ALFONSO TORTORA, L'EUROPA MODERNA E L'ANTICO VESUVIO, BATTIPAGLIA, LAVEGLIA & CARLONE, 2017.

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