History (HIST)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

HIST 1180

Five centuries before Columbus'​s fateful journey, Europeans in flimsy wooden ships were trekking westward across the Atlantic.​ This course examines the Norse discovery of America ca. 1000 AD, focusing ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18185 HIST 1180   SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

HIST 1200

How can we learn about the past? How do we tell stories about the past? How do we judge the truth of falsity of evidence? Writing History seminars introduce students to many different ways of interpreting ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Japan After Fukushima

  • 17920 HIST 1200   SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Race Questions and Problems in the U.S.

  • 17921 HIST 1200   SEM 102

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: The Early Modern Death Penalty

  • 17922 HIST 1200   SEM 103

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Communial Utopias in19th Century America

  • 17923 HIST 1200   SEM 104

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Foreign Knowledge & Local Power in Early Asia

  • 17924 HIST 1200   SEM 105

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: American Revolution in Unexpected Places

  • 17925 HIST 1200   SEM 106

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Food in Modern Japan-Commodity, Power, & Body

  • 18180 HIST 1200   SEM 107

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Other People Are Impossible: Empathy in Art, S

  • 18198 HIST 1200   SEM 108

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

HIST 1402

This course looks at Islam as a global phenomenon, both historically and in the contemporary world.  We spend time on the genesis of Islam in the Middle East, but then move across the Muslim would in various ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17926 HIST 1402   SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

HIST 1480

How have African Americans envisioned liberation as a global political and cultural project? This writing seminar will explore the work of black twentieth century thinkers who understood racial oppression ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17927 HIST 1480   SEM 101

  • For more information about First-Year Writing Seminars, see the Knight Institute website at http://www.arts.cornell.edu/knight_institute

HIST 1540

This course studies the history of American capitalism. It helps you to answer these questions: What is capitalism? Is the U.S. more capitalist than other countries? How has capitalism shaped the history ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 1540ILRLR 1845

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9142 HIST 1540   LEC 001

  • A University Course.

  •  9143 HIST 1540   DIS 201

  •  9144 HIST 1540   DIS 202

  •  9146 HIST 1540   DIS 204

  •  9516 HIST 1540   DIS 205

  •  9517 HIST 1540   DIS 206

  •  9518 HIST 1540   DIS 207

  •  9519 HIST 1540   DIS 208

  • 18486 HIST 1540   DIS 209

  • 18487 HIST 1540   DIS 210

HIST 1561

This course will introduce students to the study of the Ottoman Empire from its inception in the late 13th century until the early part of 19th century. The classes will follow the main timeline of the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: JWST 1561NES 1561

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 15871 HIST 1561   LEC 001

HIST 1590

This course uses a multidisciplinary approach to explore the complex relationship between history and popular culture in Africa. The course considers two main questions - How can you write history using ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 1590

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15876 HIST 1590   LEC 001

HIST 1595

Focusing on political and social history, this course surveys African-American history from Emancipation to the present. The class examines the post-Reconstruction "Nadir" of black life; the mass black ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 1595ASRC 1595

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9163 HIST 1595   LEC 001

HIST 1630

Is the use of drones legal? Are terrorist covered by the Geneva Convention? In this course students will learn the history and core concepts of the laws of armed conflict and will apply them to difficult ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15882 HIST 1630   LEC 001

  • 15883 HIST 1630   DIS 201

  • 15884 HIST 1630   DIS 202

HIST 1930

By posing seemingly simple questions such as what is love and who has the right to love, this introductory-level lecture course surveys how love has been experienced and expressed from the pre-modern period ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 1193FGSS 1940LGBT 1940

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15893 HIST 1930   LEC 001

HIST 1941

How did the approaches to knowledge of nature that developed in medieval and early-modern Europe create an enterprise that associated the practical manipulation of nature with scientific truth? This course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BSOC 1941STS 1941

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8902 HIST 1941   LEC 001

HIST 1950

When did the 'Americas' come in to being?  Who created 'them' and how? What other geographic units of analysis might we consider in thinking about what Iberian explorers and intellectuals initially called ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: LATA 1950

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8139 HIST 1950   LEC 001

  • 16718 HIST 1950   DIS 201

  • 16719 HIST 1950   DIS 202

  • 16720 HIST 1950   DIS 203

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16721 HIST 1950   DIS 204

    • F
    • Staff

HIST 2001

Independent Study based supervised reading with history faculty.  Student must complete Independent Study Form with faculty supervisor for determining requirements and for permission to enroll through ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6093 HIST 2001   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Baptist, E

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7344 HIST 2001   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Caron, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7346 HIST 2001   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Case, H

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7347 HIST 2001   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7348 HIST 2001   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Chen, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7349 HIST 2001   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Chen, Z

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7350 HIST 2001   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Cochran, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7351 HIST 2001   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7352 HIST 2001   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7353 HIST 2001   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Dear, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7355 HIST 2001   IND 611

    • TBA
    • Falk, O

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7356 HIST 2001   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7357 HIST 2001   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Ghosh, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7361 HIST 2001   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7362 HIST 2001   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Hinrichs, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7363 HIST 2001   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Glickman, L

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7364 HIST 2001   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Hull, I

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7366 HIST 2001   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Kohler-Hausmann, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7367 HIST 2001   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Koschmann, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7369 HIST 2001   IND 622

    • TBA
    • Logevall, F

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7370 HIST 2001   IND 623

    • TBA
    • Loos, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7371 HIST 2001   IND 624

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7372 HIST 2001   IND 625

    • TBA
    • Minawi, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7373 HIST 2001   IND 626

    • TBA
    • Najemy, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7374 HIST 2001   IND 627

    • TBA
    • Norton, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7375 HIST 2001   IND 628

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7376 HIST 2001   IND 629

    • TBA
    • Polenberg, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7377 HIST 2001   IND 630

    • TBA
    • Robcis, C

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7378 HIST 2001   IND 631

    • TBA
    • Sachs, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7379 HIST 2001   IND 632

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7380 HIST 2001   IND 633

    • TBA
    • Tagliacozzo, E

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7381 HIST 2001   IND 634

    • TBA
    • Travers, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7382 HIST 2001   IND 635

    • TBA
    • Washington, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7383 HIST 2001   IND 636

    • TBA
    • Weil, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7384 HIST 2001   IND 637

    • TBA
    • Weiss, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7385 HIST 2001   IND 638

    • TBA
    • Seow, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7386 HIST 2001   IND 639

    • TBA
    • Verhoeven, C

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7517 HIST 2001   IND 640

    • TBA
    • Bassi Arevalo, E

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8080 HIST 2001   IND 641

    • TBA
    • Byfield, J

HIST 2003

This course will bring students and professors together in a relatively informal setting. Professors - some invited by the instructor and some by the students - will discuss their academic interests and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  8039 HIST 2003   SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Baptist, E

HIST 2004

This course provides Becker House residents the opportunity to design and carry out service projects for which they receive one-hour course credit. Students will meet with the professor each week to discuss ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  9023 HIST 2004   SEM 102

    • TBA
    • Baptist, E

  • Enrollment in HIST 2004, section 103 is limited to Becker House Students ONLY!

HIST 2051

The nineteenth-century United States was a developing nation.  Newly independent, Americans struggled to create government institutions, build basic infrastructure, define the country's territorial boundaries, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AMST 2051

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18197 HIST 2051   SEM 101

HIST 2163

A general history of the United Nations from its origins to the present. The course will deal with changes  in the missions and operations of all the major departments of the UN and its associated organizations ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15903 HIST 2163   SEM 101

HIST 2390

This seminar explores the history and culture of Iroquois people from ancient times, through their initial contacts with European settlers, to their present-day struggles and achievements under colonial ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AIIS 2390AMST 2390

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9212 HIST 2390   SEM 101

HIST 2530

The seventh-century Arab conquests resulted in the creation of a vibrant new civilization that stretched from the Iberian peninsula in the west to Central Asia and the borders of India in the east. We ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: MEDVL 2655NES 2655RELST 2655

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9643 HIST 2530   LEC 001

  •  9645 HIST 2530   DIS 202

HIST 2562

An exploration of processes of change in medicine in China.  Focuses on key transitions, such as the emergence of canonical medicine, of Daoist approaches to healing and longevity, of Buddhist medicine ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 15896 HIST 2562   LEC 001

HIST 2640

An introductory history of Chinese, Japanese, Asian Indians, Filipinos, and Koreans in the United States from the mid-nineteenth century to the 1990s. Major themes include racism and resistance, labor ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AAS 2130AMST 2640

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8498 HIST 2640   LEC 001

HIST 2665

As we approach the 250th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, this course provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the origins, character, and results of the American ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 2665

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15912 HIST 2665   LEC 001

  • 15913 HIST 2665   DIS 201

  • 15914 HIST 2665   DIS 202

  • 15915 HIST 2665   DIS 203

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16364 HIST 2665   DIS 204

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16365 HIST 2665   DIS 205

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16366 HIST 2665   DIS 206

HIST 2671

This course will examine the history of the Roman Empire from the beginnings of monarchy at Rome in the first century BCE to the fall of the Western Empire in the fifth century (476 CE). We will consider ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: CLASS 2682

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16116 HIST 2671   LEC 001

  • 16117 HIST 2671   DIS 201

  • 16118 HIST 2671   DIS 202

HIST 2674

This course examines major trends in the evolution of the Middle East in the modern era. Focusing on the 19th and 20th centuries and ending with the  "Arab Spring," we will consider Middle East history ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASRC 2674GOVT 2747NES 2674

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8621 HIST 2674   LEC 001

  •  8691 HIST 2674   DIS 201

  •  8692 HIST 2674   DIS 202

  •  8693 HIST 2674   DIS 203

  •  8694 HIST 2674   DIS 204

  •  8974 HIST 2674   DIS 205

  •  9027 HIST 2674   DIS 206

HIST 2710

This course offers an introductory survey of the history of medicine (principally in Europe and the United States) from classical antiquity to the early twentieth century. Using a combination of both primary ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BSOC 2071STS 2071

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8097 HIST 2710   LEC 001

  •  8099 HIST 2710   DIS 201

  •  8101 HIST 2710   DIS 202

  •  8103 HIST 2710   DIS 203

  •  8105 HIST 2710   DIS 204

  •  8236 HIST 2710   DIS 205

HIST 2860

In the turbulent and violent years from 1789 to 1815, France experienced virtually every form of government known to the modern world. This course explores the rapidly changing political landscape of this ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: FREN 2860

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8839 HIST 2860   LEC 001

  •  8840 HIST 2860   DIS 201

  •  8841 HIST 2860   DIS 202

  •  8842 HIST 2860   DIS 203

  •  8843 HIST 2860   DIS 204

  •  9273 HIST 2860   DIS 205

HIST 2881

In 1919, journalist John Reed published Ten Days That Shook the World about the 1917 Russian Revolution. Some events are so transformative, Reed argued, they change the course of history. This class examines ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: STS 2381

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17483 HIST 2881   LEC 001

HIST 2970

This course surveys the history of Imperial Russia, with an emphasis on the empire's recurrent experience of revolutionary change in the political, socio-economic, and cultural spheres. Topics include ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15918 HIST 2970   LEC 001

  • 15919 HIST 2970   DIS 201

  • 15920 HIST 2970   DIS 202

  • 17209 HIST 2970   DIS 203

  • 17210 HIST 2970   DIS 204

HIST 3002

Independent Study based supervised research with a history faculty member.  Student must complete an Independent Study form with a faculty supervisor to determine requirements and for permission.  Students ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6096 HIST 3002   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Baptist, E

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7208 HIST 3002   IND 602

    • TBA
    • Caron, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7209 HIST 3002   IND 603

    • TBA
    • Case, H

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7210 HIST 3002   IND 604

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7211 HIST 3002   IND 605

    • TBA
    • Chen, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7212 HIST 3002   IND 606

    • TBA
    • Chen, Z

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7213 HIST 3002   IND 607

    • TBA
    • Cochran, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7214 HIST 3002   IND 608

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7215 HIST 3002   IND 609

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7216 HIST 3002   IND 610

    • TBA
    • Dear, P

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7217 HIST 3002   IND 611

    • TBA
    • Falk, O

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7218 HIST 3002   IND 612

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7219 HIST 3002   IND 613

    • TBA
    • Ghosh, D

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7220 HIST 3002   IND 614

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7221 HIST 3002   IND 615

    • TBA
    • Hinrichs, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7222 HIST 3002   IND 616

    • TBA
    • Glickman, L

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7223 HIST 3002   IND 617

    • TBA
    • Hull, I

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7224 HIST 3002   IND 618

    • TBA
    • Staff

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7225 HIST 3002   IND 619

    • TBA
    • Kohler-Hausmann, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7226 HIST 3002   IND 620

    • TBA
    • Koschmann, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7227 HIST 3002   IND 621

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7228 HIST 3002   IND 622

    • TBA
    • Logevall, F

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7229 HIST 3002   IND 623

    • TBA
    • Loos, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7230 HIST 3002   IND 624

    • TBA
    • Bassi Arevalo, E

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7231 HIST 3002   IND 625

    • TBA
    • Minawi, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7232 HIST 3002   IND 626

    • TBA
    • Najemy, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7233 HIST 3002   IND 627

    • TBA
    • Norton, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7234 HIST 3002   IND 628

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7235 HIST 3002   IND 629

    • TBA
    • Polenberg, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7236 HIST 3002   IND 630

    • TBA
    • Robcis, C

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7237 HIST 3002   IND 631

    • TBA
    • Sachs, A

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7238 HIST 3002   IND 632

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7239 HIST 3002   IND 633

    • TBA
    • Tagliacozzo, E

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7240 HIST 3002   IND 634

    • TBA
    • Travers, T

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7241 HIST 3002   IND 635

    • TBA
    • Washington, M

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7242 HIST 3002   IND 636

    • TBA
    • Weil, R

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7243 HIST 3002   IND 637

    • TBA
    • Weiss, J

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7244 HIST 3002   IND 638

    • TBA
    • Seow, V

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7245 HIST 3002   IND 639

    • TBA
    • Verhoeven, C

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7518 HIST 3002   IND 640

    • TBA
    • Staff

HIST 3050

Whether watching a hanging at Tyburn, speculating on the newly invented stock market, chasing pirates or seeking suitable marriage partners at Bath, British men and women in the 18th century faced a world ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15927 HIST 3050   LEC 001

HIST 3060

This course provides a general, critical introduction to the history of Mexico since its independence from Spanish rule in the early nineteenth century.  Rather than a chronological summation of events ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: LATA 3060LSP 3061

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15929 HIST 3060   LEC 001

HIST 3300

An interpretation of Japanese history from the late 1920s to present, emphasizing mobilization for total war and its continuing legacies, technology and organized capitalism, relations with the United ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 3335

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10058 HIST 3300   LEC 001

  • 15950 HIST 3300   DIS 201

  • 15951 HIST 3300   DIS 202

HIST 3451

An exploration of American thought and culture from 1890 to the present. Topics include: literature and the arts; history of science; philosophy; religious values; environmental politics; race and ethnicity; ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 3451

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15959 HIST 3451   LEC 001

  • 15960 HIST 3451   DIS 201

    • W
    • Staff

  • 15961 HIST 3451   DIS 202

  • 15962 HIST 3451   DIS 203

    • F
    • Staff

HIST 3626

In 1989, following the anti-Communist revolutions in the Eastern Bloc countries, Francis Fukuyama famously proclaimed "the end of history" and predicted the final global victory of economic and political ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: GOVT 3726

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17206 HIST 3626   LEC 001

  • 17251 HIST 3626   DIS 201

  • 17252 HIST 3626   DIS 202

  • 17253 HIST 3626   DIS 203

  • 17254 HIST 3626   DIS 204

HIST 3652

What impact did Africa's involvement in the slave trade and its colonization by Europe have on its long-term economic health? What role have post-independence political decisions made within Africa and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASRC 3652

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9231 HIST 3652   LEC 001

HIST 3700

This course will analyze the meaning of the Holocaust from three vantage points: that of European history; that of Jewish history; and that of those states and religious institutions that shared responsibility ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: JWST 3700NES 3600

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16245 HIST 3700   LEC 001

HIST 3710

The Second World War remains the single most important set of events shaping the contemporary world. The course deals with both the events of World War II as they shaped European and world history and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15970 HIST 3710   LEC 001

  • 15971 HIST 3710   DIS 201

  • 15972 HIST 3710   DIS 202

  • 15973 HIST 3710   DIS 203

  • 15974 HIST 3710   DIS 204

HIST 3720

The People's Republic of China entered the twenty-first century as the world's sole communist superpower. How did the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)—which was made up of but a few dozen members at its founding ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 3372CAPS 3720

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 15975 HIST 3720   LEC 001

HIST 3740

"America Becomes Modern" offers an upper-level survey of major themes in American history between 1877 and 1917. The course will have a lecture/discussion format; student participation is highly valued ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 3744

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15978 HIST 3740   LEC 001

  • 15979 HIST 3740   DIS 201

    • F
    • Staff

  • 15980 HIST 3740   DIS 202

  • 15981 HIST 3740   DIS 203

    • F
    • Staff

  • 15982 HIST 3740   DIS 204

    • F
    • Staff

HIST 3760

Examines the experience of black Americans from the start of the Great Migration just before World War I. Topics include the effects of migration on work experiences and unionization patterns, the impact ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16817 HIST 3760   LEC 001

HIST 3920

The concept of totalitarianism depicts the twentieth century as an age of wars and genocide.  Its history, nevertheless, reveals a multiplicity of scholarly and political uses.  The aim of this course ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: FREN 3920

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17614 HIST 3920   SEM 101

HIST 3950

This course examines Southeast Asia's history from earliest times up until the mid-eighteenth century. The genesis of traditional kingdoms, the role of monumental architecture (such as Angkor in Cambodia ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 3397ASIAN 6697HIST 6950

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15983 HIST 3950   LEC 001

HIST 4000

This seminar is an introduction to the theory, practice, and art of historical research and writing. One key purpose of this course is to prepare students to work on longer research projects—especially ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6098 HIST 4000   SEM 101

  • Enrollment limited to: History majors.

HIST 4001

This course provides structure for the student's research and introduces them to research techniques. Enrollment limited to students admitted to the History Department's Honors Program. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6099 HIST 4001   RSC 701

  • Prerequisite: HIST 4000.

HIST 4041

Since Columbus's arrival to the Americas, a number of commodities have bound together Europe, Africa, and the Americas, drastically changing the lives of many people on both sides of the Atlantic. Covering ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15992 HIST 4041   SEM 101

HIST 4120

Modern science is often seen as having been originally developed in Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Copernicus, who set the Earth in motion around the sun in the early 16th century, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BSOC 4121STS 4120

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16028 HIST 4120   SEM 101

HIST 4131

One of the most troubling realizations of the 20th century has been the extent to which human activities have transformed the environment on a global scale. The rapid growth of human population and the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BSOC 4131STS 4131

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16316 HIST 4131   SEM 101

HIST 4542

This senior/graduate seminar will tackle some of the main debates in the historiography of the Middle Eastern, by focusing on the history of Middle East during the period of Ottoman rule. The Middle East ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 6442NES 4542

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16005 HIST 4542   SEM 101

HIST 4601

This course puts contemporary terrorism in a long-term historical context. We will read modern theoreticians of terror and counter-terrorism, as well as accounts by practitioners and witnesses. We will ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one seminar and one discussion. Combined with: HIST 6601

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16012 HIST 4601   SEM 101

  • 16021 HIST 4601   DIS 201

HIST 4667

This seminar examines the emergence of national identities, nationalist movements, and nation-states in the modern Arab world. First, we will examine various approaches to the question of nationalism, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 16193 HIST 4667   SEM 101

HIST 6252

This course is a reading seminar structured around the history of commemoration and public culture. We will focus on how historical events and figures are remembered and even celebrated in monuments, statutes, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16022 HIST 6252   SEM 101

HIST 6286

This seminar will focus on the works of Michel Foucault, Frantz Fanon, Louis Althusser, Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari, all of whom wrote extensively about the colonization and decolonization of the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: COML 6473

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 15999 HIST 6286   SEM 101

HIST 6300

Topic: The History of the Later Roman Empire (284-641). The seminar's purpose is to provide a general introduction to problems and methods, with a strong emphasis on reading and using primary sources. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CLASS 7682NES 6642

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: The History of the Later Roman Empire (284-641)

  • 16241 HIST 6300   SEM 101

HIST 6442

This senior/graduate seminar will tackle some of the main debates in the historiography of the Middle Eastern, by focusing on the history of Middle East during the period of Ottoman rule. The Middle East ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: HIST 4542NES 4542

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16007 HIST 6442   SEM 101

HIST 6601

This course puts contemporary terrorism in a long-term historical context. We will read modern theoreticians of terror and counter-terrorism, as well as accounts by practitioners and witnesses. We will ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one seminar and one discussion. Combined with: HIST 4601

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18593 HIST 6601   SEM 101

  • 18594 HIST 6601   DIS 201

HIST 6626

The French Revolution has fascinated, enraged, and perplexed some of the greatest writers of the last two centuries. In this seminar, we will be reading the whole range of these texts: from theorists like ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17208 HIST 6626   SEM 101

HIST 6640

This graduate seminar examines developments in the field of modern Chinese history from the postwar to the present. Through the critical reading of scholarship both classic and contemporary, we will familiarize ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 6641

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18384 HIST 6640   SEM 101

    • W
    • Seow, V

HIST 6642

In this interdisciplinary graduate seminar, we focus on a critical selection of classic works and contemporary scholarship related to the history of capitalism—the study of how this distinct political ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16026 HIST 6642   SEM 101

HIST 6810

This seminar explores the long-standing interest and intellectual investment in the analysis of the Japanese empire. The comparative aspect of the approach to the study of empires is emphasized in this ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 4491ASIAN 6681

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16349 HIST 6810   SEM 101

HIST 6950

This course examines Southeast Asia's history from earliest times up until the mid-eighteenth century. The genesis of traditional kingdoms, the role of monumental architecture (such as Angkor in Cambodia ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ASIAN 3397ASIAN 6697HIST 3950

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15985 HIST 6950   SEM 101

HIST 7000

Advanced discussion of some problem or problems in the Cultural History of Technology. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: STS 7003

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16330 HIST 7000   SEM 101

HIST 7090

This course is designed to introduce entering graduate students to crucial issues and problems in historical methodology that cut across various areas of specialization. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6122 HIST 7090   SEM 101

  • Enrollment limited to: first-year graduate students in history, except by special permission. Required for: all first-year graduate students.

HIST 8004

Independent Study based supervised reading with a history faculty/field member. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6124 HIST 8004   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Baptist, E

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7295 HIST 8004   IND 601A

    • TBA
    • Caron, V

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7296 HIST 8004   IND 601B

    • TBA
    • Case, H

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7297 HIST 8004   IND 601C

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7298 HIST 8004   IND 601D

    • TBA
    • Chen, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7299 HIST 8004   IND 601E

    • TBA
    • Chen, Z

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7300 HIST 8004   IND 601F

    • TBA
    • Cochran, S

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7301 HIST 8004   IND 601G

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7331 HIST 8004   IND 601H

    • TBA
    • Cowie, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7302 HIST 8004   IND 601I

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7303 HIST 8004   IND 601J

    • TBA
    • Dear, P

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7304 HIST 8004   IND 601K

    • TBA
    • Falk, O

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7305 HIST 8004   IND 601L

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7306 HIST 8004   IND 601M

    • TBA
    • Ghosh, D

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7307 HIST 8004   IND 601N

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7332 HIST 8004   IND 601O

    • TBA
    • Harris, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7308 HIST 8004   IND 601P

    • TBA
    • Hinrichs, T

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7309 HIST 8004   IND 601Q

    • TBA
    • Glickman, L

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7333 HIST 8004   IND 601R

    • TBA
    • Traverso, E

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7310 HIST 8004   IND 601S

    • TBA
    • Hull, I

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7311 HIST 8004   IND 601T

    • TBA
    • Von Eschen, P

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7521 HIST 8004   IND 601U

    • TBA
    • Kohler-Hausmann, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7312 HIST 8004   IND 601V

    • TBA
    • Kline, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

Syllabi: none