|SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR||M-STO/02|
The course aims to narrate world history through man's activities on the sea through the centuries between the Middle Ages and the contemporary age, with a particular focus on the globalisation phenomena that began in the 16th century.
The course aims to analyze the general features and historiographical interpretations of maritime and naval history in the modern age.
See previous field. The student should have developed the necessary knowledge and skills of international maritime and naval historiography.
Basic historical knowledge of the modern and contemporary age.
The lectures will be of a seminar nature and will be held by the lecturer, Dr Leonardo Scavino. If necessary, the lessons will be held on the Microsoft Teams platform code 2go0dw9
Working students and students with certified SLD (Specific Learning Disorders), disability or other special educational needs are advised to contact the teacher at the beginning of the course to agree on teaching and examination arrangements so to take into account individual learning patterns, while respecting the teaching objectives.
Introduction to maritime and naval history from early globalisation to the present day.
D. Abulafia, The Boundless Sea: A Human History of the Oceans, New York, Oxford University Press, 2019.
Only parts IV and V from page 517 onwards.
Office hours: Monday from 14.30 to 17. The teacher's studio is located in Albergo dei Poveri.
LUCA LO BASSO (President)
PAOLO CALCAGNO (President Substitute)
All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.
Oral presentation of a topic covered in the lessons.
Attendance is strongly recommended given the seminar nature of the course.