Here is a complete list of lectures on "The Great War" and the topics covered in each of them. The handouts, including a bibliography, can be found below
Lecture One: "Why Study a War Fought One Hundred Years Ago?"
There are seven broad-ranging geopolitical implications which comprise the legacy of the Great War:
1). The Great War marks the dawn of the modern world
2). The Great War shook the very foundation of Europe and Western Civilization
3). The Great War leads to a sequel (WW2)
4). The Great War gives rise to the Arab-Israeli conflict
5). The Great War sets the stage for the rise of ISIS and transnational terrorism
6). The Great War gave rise to the Soviet Union and international Communism
7). The Great War gave rise to America as the world’s foremost super-power
Lecture Two: "Who Started It, and Why?"
Why did "Christian" Europe self-destruct?
1). What are the causes of the Great War?
2). What is just war theory, and how should it have been applied by the participants?
3). How did Christian progressives and fundamentalists view the Great War?
Lecture Three: "The Cessation of Hostilities"
Did the "Great War" really end? Or was there merely a temporary cessation of hostilities?
1). The Treaty of Versailles (1919)
2). The Balfour Declaration (1917)
Lecture Four: "One Hundred Years Later"
The scars from the Great War are deep and permanent
1). The geopolitical, theological, and philosophical scars of the Great War
2). The rise of ISIS