Cross-cultural (Mis)Understanding: Europe and the New World, 1480-1800

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Cross-cultural (Mis)Understanding: Europe and the New World, 1480-1800.Survey form or in-depth analysis of specific topics: the interrelations between Europe and the New World from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, and from the last decades of the Inca and Aztec Empires to the wars of independence. The ''clash of civilizations'' and its implications for the cultural history of the early modern period and for the colonial expansion of the west. 3 units.