History of European integration (interwar's period to European enlargement)

leusl2043  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

History of European integration (interwar's period to European enlargement)
5 credits
30.0 h
Q1
Language
English
Main themes
To identify the key-moments of the European integration, to underline individual and institutional constraints, to evaluate the impact of economical and external factors, to analyze the influence of internal factors.
Content
The student will be able to understand issues involved in several projects, crises and relaunches, which deal with political, economic, military or institutional questions. The student shall focus on converging or diverging elements, taken from different episodes of the European integration, asking how these crises have modified the paths, the plans, and the visions sketched by the so-called "founding fathers". Finally, the student will discover how history can shed new light on current debates.
Teaching methods
This class will be taught on campus.
Evaluation methods
Written exam.
Other information
Prerequisite: none. Support: a table of contents and slides accompagning the lectures will be made available on Moodle.
Bibliography
See Moodle for details
Teaching materials
  • Desmond Dinan, Europe Recast: A History of European Union (2014) (recommended reading, see Moodle for details)
  • Slides and teaching materials on Moodle
Faculty or entity


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Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
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