Maritime Predation and European Imperial Expansion in the Atlantic Basin, 1492-1730

HISTORY543S

Maritime Predation and European Imperial Expansion in the Atlantic Basin, 1492-1730. Exploration of the origins, development, and decline of privateering and piracy as systems of maritime predation in the Atlantic basin during the period 1492-1730, building on related processes in the Mediterranean. Includes extensive study of Atlantic maritime history broadly defined. One course.

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, CZ, R, SS

Theme (Concentration)

Economic and Business Cultures, Law and Governance

Region

Global and Comparative