An MA or Master of Arts degree is obtained by students after completing a one- to two-year program studying History, English or other fine arts or humanities subjects. MA studies are most often a mix of research and coursework.
Social history classes can analyze past events with a strong focus on the structure, characteristics, and activity of various categories and communities in the population. Students can then try to understand how the past alters and forms the outcome of events.
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During the Master’s program History of Politics and Society, you will acquire the knowledge and tools to thoughtfully interpret the past in order to benefit the present. [+]
Do referenda endanger democracy? Why is it so difficult to combat global economic inequality? What will the future of the welfare state look like? The Master’s program History of Politics and Society provides you with a thorough understanding of the historical roots of the most important political and societal issues that politicians, journalists and policymakers are concerned with today.
You will study the historical development of democracy, civil society, citizenship, and economic inequality in an international comparative perspective. The program focuses largely on the 19th and 20th centuries and has an interdisciplinary approach: you will combine historical research with concepts and explanations derived from the social sciences.... [-]