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HIST 169
Men, Women, and Travel: Tourism in Europe Since the Renaissance
Fall

The nature of tourism and its practice, from antiquity to the present, emphasizing the period from the middle of the 17th century, with the development of the terms "tourism," "picturesque," and "romantic." Focuses on similarities and differences in the experiences of men and women travelers through the many changes into the late 20th century, when women travel in ever-larger numbers and, for the first time, apply for more American passports than men do.
Offered every other year beginning 2020-21.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Bertram Gordon

Note(s):
Offered in alternation with: HIST 111

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Human Institutions & Behavior, Historical Perspectives, Women and Gender, Written Communication II, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Critical Analysis, International Perspectives, Written & Oral Comm II

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