The European Studies Center (ESC) was established in 1984 and is charged with the university-wide responsibility of coordinating and developing scholarship and teaching related to Europe. The Center promotes the study of Europe at the University of Pittsburgh by developing new courses, lectures, symposia, and conferences with international participants. Center research foci include comparative public policy, social and intellectual history, multiculturalism in Europe, questions of identity, and Europe’s historical and contemporary role in the world.
This curriculum guide provides:
- A description of the unique traits of Baltic cultures
- A description of the effects of political, economic and cultural changes and how these changes shaped these three countries
- Identification and explanation of the contributions of key historical individuals and groups in politics, science, the arts, and religion...