HISTORY OF THE RISORGIMENTO (UNIT A)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course has been designed to privide students with a basic introduction to the Italian Risorgimento (1796-1918), with special emphasis on national and patriotic issues of which cultural and politcal movements were a part that led to the formation of the unified nation state.
Course contents summary
The course is comprised of unit A (5 CFU), which offers an overview of the primary themes and issues of 19th century Italian history.
A general textbook of the student's choice covering Italian history from the end of the 1700s up to the First World War.
A. M. Banti, Il risorgimento italiano, Roma-Bari, Laterza, 2004.