Please note that this module was available
until 2008, but has since been
withdrawn and is no longer available.
Cold War Contexts is an MA option module taught in Term Two, and acts as a continuation of the Rethinking the Cold War option, allowing students to work with staff in areas close to their research interests.
You will be expected to take three of these three-week sub-modules from the menu at left, subject to sabbatical leave. A 5,000-word piece of written work may be based on one or more of the individual modules.
- Cold War America
- Cold War Russia
- Cold War Eastern Europe
- Cold War Religion: Left Catholicism in Western Europe, 1943-1955
- Cold War Gender: Nuclear Family, Nuclear War
- Cold War Popular Culture: Spies, Space and Marxism-Lennonism
1 assessed essay of 5,000 words: the course is taught in weekly 2-hour seminars
Various please see module handbook