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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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HIST 1400

Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), most famous today as the author of children's stories, including The Jungle Book, was one of the most popular and acclaimed writers of his day. He was also a noted chronicler ... view course details

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HIST 1453

Ethiopia, one of the oldest states in Africa, has a rich history that is often enveloped in myths and legends.  Home to a number of ethnic and religious communities, Ethiopia's political geography changed ... view course details

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    FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

HIST 1511

This course surveys major developments since 1500, including the Protestant Reformation and Catholic Counter-Reformation, the Enlightenment, the French Revolution, Imperialism, Fascism and Communism, Word ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 1575

From the inception of the film industry, depictions of historical events have captured the attention of screen writers, directors and not the least audiences; often making deep impressions on a particular ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 1585

This course will explore the relationship between sports and politics over the course of American history since the 19th century.  Sports and politics have come together surprisingly frequently in the ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 1585

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16853HIST 1585  LEC 001

  • In Spring 2017 this class will run as the Milman course on sports & American culture.

HIST 1600

Through discussion of a variety of high-profile and lesser-known trials throughout history, this course will examine a range of issues in the history of law and criminality. We will study the changing ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 1740

This course explores the history of imperial China between the 3rd century b.c.e. and the 16th century c.e. with a focus on the following questions:  How did imperial Chinese states go about politically ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 1174CAPS 1740MEDVL 1740

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 1750

This class focuses on trade in global history – arguably the single most important connective strand between people and societies over the course of human history.  Trade has expanded human horizons from ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 1960

A survey of the social, political, cultural and economic history of Latin America from roughly 1800 to the present. Primary aim is to develop a mental map of the history of Latin America - of prominent ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: LATA 1960

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 1970

What is the Caribbean? How did its native inhabitants fared in the aftermath of the arrival of Europeans? How did the region shift from a Spanish Lake to a heavily contested geopolitical site where all ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASRC 1790

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

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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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

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  •  6927HIST 2001  IND 602

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    • Bassi Arevalo, E

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6928HIST 2001  IND 603

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    • Case, H

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6929HIST 2001  IND 604

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    • Chang, D

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6930HIST 2001  IND 605

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    • Chen, J

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6931HIST 2001  IND 606

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    • Chen, Z

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  •  6933HIST 2001  IND 608

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    • Friedland, P

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6934HIST 2001  IND 609

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    • Craib, R

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  •  6935HIST 2001  IND 610

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    • Dear, P

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  •  6936HIST 2001  IND 611

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    • Falk, O

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  •  6937HIST 2001  IND 612

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    • Garcia, M

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6938HIST 2001  IND 613

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    • Ghosh, D

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6939HIST 2001  IND 614

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    • Greene, S

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6940HIST 2001  IND 615

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    • Hinrichs, T

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6941HIST 2001  IND 616

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    • Glickman, L

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6942HIST 2001  IND 617

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    • Hull, I

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6945HIST 2001  IND 620

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    • Koschmann, J

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6947HIST 2001  IND 622

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    • Logevall, F

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6948HIST 2001  IND 623

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    • Loos, T

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  •  6950HIST 2001  IND 625

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    • Minawi, M

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  •  6952HIST 2001  IND 626

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    • Najemy, J

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  •  6951HIST 2001  IND 627

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    • Norton, M

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  •  6953HIST 2001  IND 628

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    • Parmenter, J

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  •  6954HIST 2001  IND 629

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

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  •  6955HIST 2001  IND 630

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    • Robcis, C

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  •  6956HIST 2001  IND 631

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    • Sachs, A

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  •  6957HIST 2001  IND 632

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    • Strauss, B

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  •  6958HIST 2001  IND 633

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    • Tagliacozzo, E

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  •  6959HIST 2001  IND 634

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    • Travers, T

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  •  6960HIST 2001  IND 635

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    • Washington, M

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  •  6961HIST 2001  IND 636

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    • Weil, R

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  •  6962HIST 2001  IND 637

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    • Weiss, J

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  •  6964HIST 2001  IND 639

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    • Verhoeven, C

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  •  6965HIST 2001  IND 640

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    • Von Eschen, P

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  •  7789HIST 2001  IND 642

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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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  •  7882HIST 2003  SEM 101

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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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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: CUBS: Service-Learning Cornell

  •  7883HIST 2004  SEM 101

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    • Baptist, E

HIST 2006

This course is a seminar focused on a service-learning approach to understanding the history of neoliberal transformations of the global economy through the lens of an island (Jamaica) and a community ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 2016ASRC 2006

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2181

This sophomore seminar examines the theory and (often failed) practice of the state from absolutism to modern times. Students read famous theorist, lawyers, historians, social scientists, and diplomatic ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 2209

In this course we will examine the modes of philosophical and spiritual inquiry, varieties of spiritual/bodily cultivation and practice, and religious organizations and movements in China that we know ... view course details

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HIST 2220

This seminar will explore some of the major political and cultural trends in the United States,  from the era of the Democratic New Dealer, Franklin D. Roosevelt, through the era of the conservative Republican, ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 2220

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2423

How did some intoxicating substances come to be illegal, while others are socially accepted? What is the role and responsibility of the state in managing the use and abuse of drugs and alcohol? This seminar ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 2423

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 2465

Chinese political culture has long been characterized by authoritarianism, from the time of the old imperial order up until the present Communist era. Yet the twentieth century in China witnessed a profound ... view course details

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    Combined with: ASIAN 2266

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2581

This lecture course serves as an introduction to the historical study of humanity's interrelationship with the natural world. Environmental history is a quickly evolving field, taking on increasing importance ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 2581BSOC 2581

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2672

This lecture class will explore the socio-cultural history of modern Egypt from the late 18th century to the 21st century "Arab Spring." We will explore Egyptian history under the Ottomans and the Mamluks, ... view course details

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    Combined with: ASRC 2670GOVT 2673NES 2670

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8532HIST 2672  LEC 001

  • For students interested in an optional 1-credit section taught in Arabic, please enroll in NES 3366.

HIST 2680

This lecture course explores the dramatic cultural, economic, and social upheavals in U.S. society during the 1960s and 1970s. It will primarily focus on the dynamic interactions between formal politics, ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 2682

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 2750

This introductory course is a broad survey of the history of the Indian subcontinent from remnants of the Mughal empire through the end of the British empire into the postcolonial present. Prominent themes ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 2275

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2760

This course considers how a small northern European kingdom acquired and then governed a vast global empire. Beginning with the navigators, pirates and settlers of the Elizabethan era, and ending with ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2791

This course studies international humanitarian and human rights activities from their origins to the present.  The ideological and social roots of humanitarian thought and action receive attention, as ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2820

This course aims to make comprehensible both to science majors and to students of the humanities the historical  structure and development of modern science and to show sciences as cultural phenomena. ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BSOC 2821STS 2821

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2985

The twentieth century was a time of unprecedented change in China as the country's ancient imperial system collapsed and a new modern order began to emerge. This course will explore the myriad transformations ... view course details

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    Combined with: ASIAN 2286

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

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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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

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  •  6966HIST 3002  IND 602

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    • Byfield, J

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  •  6967HIST 3002  IND 603

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    • Case, H

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  •  6968HIST 3002  IND 604

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    • Chang, D

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  •  6969HIST 3002  IND 605

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    • Chen, J

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  •  6970HIST 3002  IND 606

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    • Chen, Z

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  •  6972HIST 3002  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6973HIST 3002  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6974HIST 3002  IND 610

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    • Dear, P

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  •  6975HIST 3002  IND 611

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    • Falk, O

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  •  6976HIST 3002  IND 612

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    • Garcia, M

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  •  6977HIST 3002  IND 613

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    • Ghosh, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6978HIST 3002  IND 614

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    • Greene, S

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  •  6979HIST 3002  IND 615

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    • Hinrichs, T

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6981HIST 3002  IND 617

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    • Hull, I

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6982HIST 3002  IND 618

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    • Bassi Arevalo, E

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6983HIST 3002  IND 619

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    • Glickman, L

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6984HIST 3002  IND 620

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    • Koschmann, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6986HIST 3002  IND 622

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    • Logevall, F

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  •  6987HIST 3002  IND 623

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    • Loos, T

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  •  6989HIST 3002  IND 625

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    • Minawi, M

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  •  6990HIST 3002  IND 626

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    • Najemy, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6991HIST 3002  IND 627

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    • Norton, M

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  •  6992HIST 3002  IND 628

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6993HIST 3002  IND 629

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6994HIST 3002  IND 630

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    • Robcis, C

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  •  6995HIST 3002  IND 631

    • TBA
    • Sachs, A

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  •  6996HIST 3002  IND 632

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

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  •  6997HIST 3002  IND 633

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    • Tagliacozzo, E

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6998HIST 3002  IND 634

    • TBA
    • Travers, T

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  •  6999HIST 3002  IND 635

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    • Washington, M

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  •  7000HIST 3002  IND 636

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    • Weil, R

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  •  7001HIST 3002  IND 637

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    • Weiss, J

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  •  7002HIST 3002  IND 638

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    • Seow, V

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  •  7003HIST 3002  IND 639

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    • Verhoeven, C

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7004HIST 3002  IND 640

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    • Von Eschen, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7630HIST 3002  IND 641

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    • Staff

HIST 3181

This course explores the history, sociology, and ethics of risk. In particular, we will focus on the complex and often ambiguous relationship between science, technology, and risk. A historical perspective ... view course details

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    Combined with: BSOC 3181STS 3181

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 3502

Drawing on both historical and contemporary readings, this course seeks to reflect on the political and ideological legacies that offer contextualization for the rise of Donald Trump as the leader of the ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 3530ASRC 3520

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 3519

In the conditions of strict censorship and numerous limitations on various forms of political organization and activism, literature and cinema, especially Iran's internationally acclaimed art cinematography, ... view course details

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    Combined with: NES 3519

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 3542

This course will take the students through the age of reforms in the Ottoman Empire, the rising of nationalism, and the encroachment of colonialism in the Middle East, North Africa and the Balkans, and ... view course details

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    Combined with: NES 3542

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 3590

This course provides a critical historical interrogation of what Black Marxism author Cedric Robinson called "the Black Radical Tradition." It will introduce students to some of the major currents in the ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 3590ASRC 3590

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 3790

This course examines the long-term and immediate political, social, and cultural causes of World War I, its catastrophic prosecution, and its revolutionary consequences. Recurring themes are: the building ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 3870

Whether buying at a general store, shopping at a department store, or loitering at a mall, consumption has always formed an important part of the American experience. More than just commodities bought ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 3870ILRLR 3870

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

HIST 3960

Surveys the modern history of Southeast Asia with special attention to colonialism, the Chinese diaspora, and socio-cultural institutions.  Considers global transformations that brought "the West" into ... view course details

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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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  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 4002

This course is designed to facilitate student's successful completion of their History Department Honors theses through regular deadlines and small group writing workshops. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 4031

The course is designed to introduce students to the historical background of a set of debates and problems pertaining to the role technologies of identification have played in shaping our understanding ... view course details

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    Combined with: STS 4031

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 4127

Visions of bodily corruption have preoccupied ruler and ruled alike in Asia, and prompted campaigns for moral, medical, and legal reform in periods of both stability and revolution.  This seminar, designed ... view course details

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    Combined with: ASIAN 4415FGSS 4127

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 4175

The period between around 1870 and World War I was an era of unprecedented global interconnectedness. Telegraph wires, steamships, and railways crossed oceans and continental frontiers, fundamentally changing ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 4175NES 4675

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 4241

Religion and politics have had a complex relationship in Chinese history. While various systems of belief have been an integral part of state ideology or co-opted by the state to bolster its authority, ... view course details

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HIST 4291

Marriage was the widely expected norm within African societies. The institution was an important marker of adulthood, linking individuals and lineages in a network of mutual cooperation and support. Marriage ... view course details

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HIST 4460

Strategic decision-making in World War II. The course will be organized into a "task force" addressing crucial problems faced by the European-American Allies in World War II: the invasion of northwest ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 4546

This seminar utilizes recent research on the concept of minorities in the Middle East during the late Ottoman Period, through the age of European colonialism, and post-colonial nationalisms.  Following ... view course details

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HIST 4585

This course will examine how music has traveled globally from the early twentieth century through the present.   Thinking about music as a social force, our readings will cover large swaths of genre, time, ... view course details

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    Combined with: HIST 6585

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 4614

An examination of Islamic history from 600-750, with special attention to historiography and interpretive issues. Topics to be discussed will include: Arabia and the Near East before Islam; the collection ... view course details

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HIST 4642

The primary emphasis of this discussion seminar is the historical development of gendered identities and the fluid manner in which different Middle Eastern communities responded to shifting ideas of sexuality, ... view course details

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    Combined with: FGSS 4640NES 4642NES 6643

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 4655

For more than two centuries, revolutions have marked the rhythm of modernity.  In 1780, the original meaning of revolution - an astronomical rotation - was transformed in order to apprehend a social and ... view course details

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    Combined with: HIST 6655ROMS 4650ROMS 6650

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 4675

Rather than a survey of the history of ancient Greek and Rome, a study of the major ancient authors (from Herodotus through Ammianus Marcellinus) who invented and developed the genres of historical writing. ... view course details

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HIST 4751

This course is divided into three major thematic sections. The first looks at the history of racial thinking in the West. We begin with the existence (or not) of conceptions of biological race in the early- ... view course details

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    Combined with: STS 4751

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 4922

This course focuses on the role of the oceans in human history, from earliest times to the present.  It does so by moving both chronologically and topically through oceanic history, so that a number of ... view course details

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    Combined with: ASIAN 4492

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 4967

This course examines the main factors that caused the collapse of the Soviet superpower at the end of the Cold War by situating the events of 1985-1991 in the wider context of Soviet history and post-1991 ... view course details

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    Combined with: GOVT 4967

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 6000

This seminar is devoted entirely to the writing of a substantive research paper. Students will share research proposals, annotated bibliographies, outlines and portions of rough drafts. Class meetings ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 6006

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

HIST 6065

This course examines the relationship between scientific development, technological innovation and maintenance, and the capitalistic forces that support and benefit from these activities. view course details

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    Combined with: STS 6061

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 6131

This course is taught in conjunction with a course of the same title and scope at Yale University with Professor Anne Eller.  Over the thirteen weeks, we will engage with new work emerging about the Greater ... view course details

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    Combined with: ASRC 6131

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 6163

This seminar about modern Cambodia tackles the issues that dominate the political, socio-cultural, religious and historic landscape of Cambodia. The dominance of the Khmer Rouge and imagery of Angkor in ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 6181

This course uses water to examine the confluence of two fields: environmental history and the social and historical studies of science and technology. Although preliminary scholarship has begun to demonstrate ... view course details

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    Combined with: STS 6181

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 6291

Marriage was the widely expected norm within African societies.  The institution was an important marker of adulthood, linking individuals and lineages in a network of mutual cooperation and support.  ... view course details

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HIST 6322

This graduate seminar will explore major currents in historical writing about African-American life and culture in the twentieth century. Focusing on social, intellectual, and labor history, we will identify ... view course details

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    Combined with: AMST 6322ASRC 6322

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 6350

This graduate seminar approaches the writing of history as a problem rather than a given, as a craft or even an art rather than a standard method of presenting research. We'll consider as many kinds of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 6482

This seminar is a readings course on works from the past two decades that have wrestled theoretically, empirically, and narratively with the boundary between geography and history. The course is purposefully ... view course details

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    Combined with: LATA 6482

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 6546

This seminar utilizes recent research on the concept of minorities in the Middle East during the late Ottoman Period, through the age of European colonialism, and post-colonial nationalisms.  Following ... view course details

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HIST 6585

This course will examine how music has traveled globally from the early twentieth century through the present. Thinking about music as a social force, our readings will cover large swaths of genre, time, ... view course details

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    Combined with: HIST 4585

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 6655

For more than two centuries, revolutions have marked the rhythm of modernity.  In 1780, the original meaning of revolution - an astronomical rotation - was transformed in order to apprehend a social and ... view course details

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    Combined with: HIST 4655ROMS 4650ROMS 6650

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 6675

Rather than a survey of the history of ancient Greek and Rome, a study of the major ancient authors (from Herodotus through Ammianus Marcellinus) who invented and developed the genres of historical writing. ... view course details

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HIST 6710

An examination of Islamic history from 600-750, with special attention to historiography and interpretive issues. Topics to be discussed will include: Arabia and the Near East before Islam; the collection ... view course details

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HIST 6960

Surveys the modern history of Southeast Asia with special attentions to colonialism, the Chinese diaspora, and socio-cultural institutions. Considers global transformations that brought "the West" into ... view course details

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    Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 3396ASIAN 6696HIST 3960

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 8004

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

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6155HIST 8004  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Baptist, E

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7273HIST 8004  IND 601A

    • TBA
    • Byfield, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7274HIST 8004  IND 601B

    • TBA
    • Case, H

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7275HIST 8004  IND 601C

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7276HIST 8004  IND 601D

    • TBA
    • Chen, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7277HIST 8004  IND 601E

    • TBA
    • Chen, Z

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7278HIST 8004  IND 601G

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7280HIST 8004  IND 601I

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7281HIST 8004  IND 601J

    • TBA
    • Dear, P

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7282HIST 8004  IND 601K

    • TBA
    • Falk, O

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7283HIST 8004  IND 601L

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7284HIST 8004  IND 601M

    • TBA
    • Ghosh, D

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7285HIST 8004  IND 601N

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7286HIST 8004  IND 601O

    • TBA
    • Harris, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7287HIST 8004  IND 601P

    • TBA
    • Hinrichs, T

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7290HIST 8004  IND 601S

    • TBA
    • Hull, I

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7291HIST 8004  IND 601T

    • TBA
    • Glickman, L

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7292HIST 8004  IND 601U

    • TBA
    • Seow, V

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7293HIST 8004  IND 601V

    • TBA
    • Kline, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7294HIST 8004  IND 601W

    • TBA
    • Koschmann, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7295HIST 8004  IND 601X

    • TBA
    • Kramnick, I

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7296HIST 8004  IND 601Z

    • TBA
    • Logevall, F

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7297HIST 8004  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Loos, T

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7298HIST 8004  IND 602A

    • TBA
    • Bassi Arevalo, E

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7299HIST 8004  IND 602B

    • TBA
    • Minawi, M

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7300HIST 8004  IND 602C

    • TBA
    • Najemy, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7301HIST 8004  IND 602D

    • TBA
    • Norton, M

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7302HIST 8004  IND 602E

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7303HIST 8004  IND 602F

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7304HIST 8004  IND 602G

    • TBA
    • Powers, D

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7305HIST 8004  IND 602H

    • TBA
    • Pritchard, S

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7306HIST 8004  IND 602I

    • TBA
    • Robcis, C

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7307HIST 8004  IND 602J

    • TBA
    • Rusk, B

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7308HIST 8004  IND 602K

    • TBA
    • Sachs, A

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7309HIST 8004  IND 602L

    • TBA
    • Sakai, N

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7310HIST 8004  IND 602M

    • TBA
    • Salvatore, N

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7311HIST 8004  IND 602N

    • TBA
    • Seth, S

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7312HIST 8004  IND 602P

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7313HIST 8004  IND 602Q

    • TBA
    • Tagliacozzo, E

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7314HIST 8004  IND 602R

    • TBA
    • Taylor, K

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7315HIST 8004  IND 602S

    • TBA
    • Travers, T

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7316HIST 8004  IND 602T

    • TBA
    • Verhoeven, C

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7317HIST 8004  IND 602U

    • TBA
    • Washington, M

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7318HIST 8004  IND 602V

    • TBA
    • Weil, R

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7319HIST 8004  IND 602W

    • TBA
    • Weiss, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7320HIST 8004  IND 602X

    • TBA
    • Altschuler, G

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7632HIST 8004  IND 602Y

    • TBA
    • Von Eschen, P

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.

  • Enrollment Information

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7633HIST 8004  IND 602Z

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Permission of instructor is required.