History (HIST)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.

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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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Family and Violence in Imperial China

  • 17616HIST 1200  SEM 101

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

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS: Minorities in Modern Japanese History

  • 17618HIST 1200  SEM 102

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

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Power of Technology &the Technology of Power

  • 17617HIST 1200  SEM 103

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

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Science, Tech, &Society in East Asia,1500-1950

  • 17619HIST 1200  SEM 104

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

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: FWS:Dare to Dream: A History of ASEAN

  • 17620HIST 1200  SEM 105

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

HIST 1431

Mao Zedong's famous portrait hangs over the entrance to the Forbidden City in Beijing, a fitting symbol of his dominating presence in the history of modern China. But who exactly was Mao and how has he ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

HIST 1445

This course looks at how Brazilian intellectuals came to terms with their present and imagined their future throughout the 20th century. From São Paulo's week of Modern Art in 1922 through the construction ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 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

  •  9022HIST 1585  LEC 001

  • In Spring 2018 this class will run as the Milman course on sports & American culture.

  •  9023HIST 1585  DIS 201

  •  9024HIST 1585  DIS 202

  •  9025HIST 1585  DIS 203

  •  9026HIST 1585  DIS 204

  •  9027HIST 1585  DIS 205

  •  9028HIST 1585  DIS 206

  • 18303HIST 1585  DIS 207

  • 18304HIST 1585  DIS 208

  • 18305HIST 1585  DIS 209

  • 18306HIST 1585  DIS 210

HIST 1620

From Frankenstein to The Matrix, science fiction and film have depicted contemporary science, technology, and medicine for almost two centuries. This course introduces students to historical and social ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: STS 1102

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17248HIST 1620  LEC 001

  • 17249HIST 1620  DIS 201

HIST 1622

In 1868, samurai revolutionaries and their allies seized the reins of power and established a new capital they called Tokyo.  Against all odds, this fragile regime survived and made Tokyo a center of power ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ASIAN 2222CAPS 1622

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16332HIST 1622  DIS 201

  • 16333HIST 1622  DIS 202

  • 16334HIST 1622  DIS 203

  • 16335HIST 1622  DIS 204

HIST 1660

Globalisation may seem like a recent hot topic, but it was already very much in vogue 1000 years ago when Norse explorers burst out of Scandinavia to journey as far as North America, Azerbaijan, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MEDVL 1660NES 1660

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16933HIST 1660  LEC 001

HIST 1885

This course will examine consumerism in the United States, first focusing on the rise of advertising, mass market goods, shop windows, and department stores at the turn of the 20th century. We will examine ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 1885

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 1951

To what extent does the ideal of the US as a vanguard for democracy and freedom in the world match up with other aspects—military, economic, and humanitarian—of US foreign policy? This same question about ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 1951LATA 1951

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16942HIST 1951  LEC 001

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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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6414HIST 2001  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Bassi Arevalo, E

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6415HIST 2001  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Case, H

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6416HIST 2001  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6417HIST 2001  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Chen, J

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6418HIST 2001  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Chen, Z

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6420HIST 2001  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6421HIST 2001  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6422HIST 2001  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Dear, P

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6423HIST 2001  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Falk, O

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6424HIST 2001  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6425HIST 2001  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Ghosh, D

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6426HIST 2001  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6427HIST 2001  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Hinrichs, T

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6428HIST 2001  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Glickman, L

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6429HIST 2001  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Hull, I

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6432HIST 2001  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Koschmann, J

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6434HIST 2001  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Logevall, F

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6435HIST 2001  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Loos, T

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6437HIST 2001  IND 625

    • TBA
    • Minawi, M

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6439HIST 2001  IND 626

    • TBA
    • Najemy, J

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6438HIST 2001  IND 627

    • TBA
    • Norton, M

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6440HIST 2001  IND 628

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6441HIST 2001  IND 629

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6442HIST 2001  IND 630

    • TBA
    • Robcis, C

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6443HIST 2001  IND 631

    • TBA
    • Sachs, A

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6444HIST 2001  IND 632

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6445HIST 2001  IND 633

    • TBA
    • Tagliacozzo, E

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6446HIST 2001  IND 634

    • TBA
    • Travers, T

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6447HIST 2001  IND 635

    • TBA
    • Washington, M

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6448HIST 2001  IND 636

    • TBA
    • Weil, R

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6449HIST 2001  IND 637

    • TBA
    • Weiss, J

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6451HIST 2001  IND 639

    • TBA
    • Verhoeven, C

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6452HIST 2001  IND 640

    • TBA
    • Von Eschen, P

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7224HIST 2001  IND 642

    • TBA
    • Staff

HIST 2005

Educational historian Frederick Rudolph called Cornell University "the first American university," referring to its unique role as a coeducational, nonsectarian, land-grant institution with a broad curriculum ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 2001ENGL 2999

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18350HIST 2005  LEC 001

  • For questions about enrollment, please email Corey Earle, cre8@cornell.edu

HIST 2112

This course examines Black spirituality, religion, and protest from an historical perspective, beginning with African traditions and Christianity during enslavement, which created resistance ideology and ... view course details

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  • 16943HIST 2112  SEM 101

HIST 2180

This course examines some of the most terrible events of the twentieth century, events such as the mass murders of the Armenians (1915-1918), the European Jews (1939-1945), the Cambodians (1975-79), and ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17088HIST 2180  SEM 101

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

  •  9251HIST 2220  SEM 101

HIST 2321

An introduction to basic themes of military history, e.g., battle, strategy, tactics, war and society, as well as classic works, e.g. Sun Tzu, Thucydides, Clausewitz, Jomini.  Recent theories in scholarship ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: CLASS 2687

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17099HIST 2321  SEM 001

HIST 2452

This course uses a multi-disciplinary approach to examine the importance of textiles in African social and economic history. It combines art history, anthropology, social and economic history to explore ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: ASRC 2452

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17103HIST 2452  SEM 101

HIST 2512

This course focuses on African American women in the 20th century. The experiences of black women will be examined from a social, practical, communal, and gendered perspective. Topics include the Club ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17105HIST 2512  LEC 001

HIST 2542

Most people learn about Africa through the media.  However, media critics note that coverage is disproportionately skewed toward negative stories - poverty, war and corruption. While these factors are ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: ASRC 2542

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17109HIST 2542  LEC 001

HIST 2560

In ancient Greece and Rome, government did little besides wage war and raise taxes, culture focused on war, warriors gloried in battle, and civilians tried to get out of the way. This course surveys the ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: CLASS 2680

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 2562

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

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Syllabi: 1 available
  • 17115HIST 2562  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 2581BSOC 2581

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9254HIST 2581  LEC 001

  •  9255HIST 2581  DIS 201

  •  9256HIST 2581  DIS 202

  •  9257HIST 2581  DIS 203

HIST 2660

One thing many Americans think they know is their Indians: Pocahontas, the First Thanksgiving, fighting cowboys, reservation poverty, and casino riches. Under our very noses, however, Native American history ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Combined with: AIIS 2660AMST 2660

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17121HIST 2660  LEC 001

HIST 2689

This course offers an introduction to the history of the Roman empire, from the prehistoric settlements on the site of Rome to the fall of the Western empire in the fifth century and its revival in the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: CLASS 2689CLASS 7689

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 14949HIST 2689  LEC 001

  • 14950HIST 2689  DIS 201

  • 14951HIST 2689  DIS 202

HIST 2740

The Graveyard of Empires. The Crossroads of the World. The Pivot of History. For all its grand nicknames, Central Asia remains a region little-studied in the West. This course endeavors to separate fact ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASIAN 2240

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17791HIST 2740  LEC 001

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

  •  9269HIST 2750  LEC 001

  •  9270HIST 2750  DIS 201

  •  9271HIST 2750  DIS 202

  •  9272HIST 2750  DIS 203

  •  9273HIST 2750  DIS 204

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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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9293HIST 2791  LEC 001

  •  9294HIST 2791  DIS 201

  •  9295HIST 2791  DIS 202

  •  9296HIST 2791  DIS 203

  •  9297HIST 2791  DIS 204

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 2286CAPS 2985

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8458HIST 2985  LEC 001

HIST 3002

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

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6453HIST 3002  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Byfield, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6454HIST 3002  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Case, H

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6455HIST 3002  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6456HIST 3002  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Chen, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6457HIST 3002  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Chen, Z

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6459HIST 3002  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6460HIST 3002  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

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  •  6461HIST 3002  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Dear, P

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  •  6462HIST 3002  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Falk, O

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  •  6463HIST 3002  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

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  •  6464HIST 3002  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Ghosh, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6465HIST 3002  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6466HIST 3002  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Hinrichs, T

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6468HIST 3002  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Hull, I

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6469HIST 3002  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Bassi Arevalo, E

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6470HIST 3002  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Glickman, L

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6471HIST 3002  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Koschmann, J

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  •  6473HIST 3002  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Logevall, F

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  •  6474HIST 3002  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Loos, T

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  •  6476HIST 3002  IND 625

    • TBA
    • Minawi, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6477HIST 3002  IND 626

    • TBA
    • Najemy, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6478HIST 3002  IND 627

    • TBA
    • Norton, M

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  •  6479HIST 3002  IND 628

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6480HIST 3002  IND 629

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

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  •  6481HIST 3002  IND 630

    • TBA
    • Robcis, C

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  •  6482HIST 3002  IND 631

    • TBA
    • Sachs, A

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  •  6483HIST 3002  IND 632

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

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  •  6484HIST 3002  IND 633

    • TBA
    • Tagliacozzo, E

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  •  6485HIST 3002  IND 634

    • TBA
    • Travers, T

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  •  6486HIST 3002  IND 635

    • TBA
    • Washington, M

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  •  6487HIST 3002  IND 636

    • TBA
    • Weil, R

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  •  6488HIST 3002  IND 637

    • TBA
    • Weiss, J

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  •  6489HIST 3002  IND 638

    • TBA
    • Seow, V

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  •  6490HIST 3002  IND 639

    • TBA
    • Verhoeven, C

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  •  6491HIST 3002  IND 640

    • TBA
    • Von Eschen, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7095HIST 3002  IND 641

    • TBA
    • Staff

HIST 3140

Students examine the emergence of the United States as a world power in the twentieth century. The course focuses on the domestic sources of foreign policy and the assumptions of the major policy makers ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 3140CAPS 3140

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17081HIST 3140  LEC 001

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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  •  8228HIST 3181  LEC 001

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

  •  8468HIST 3519  LEC 001

HIST 3580

This course examines the causes and consequences of the "catastrophic nationalism" of the German nation state from its unification by war in 1870 under Bismarck, through the First World War and Germany's ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17087HIST 3580  LEC 001

  • 17168HIST 3580  DIS 201

  • 17170HIST 3580  DIS 202

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

  •  8017HIST 3590  LEC 001

HIST 3837

During more than four decades following the end of World War II international politics was dominated by a phenomenon known as the Cold War. This class examines the origins, course, and ultimate demise ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: GOVT 3837

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16454HIST 3837  LEC 001

  • 16458HIST 3837  DIS 201

  • 16459HIST 3837  DIS 202

  • 16460HIST 3837  DIS 203

  • 16461HIST 3837  DIS 204

  • 16582HIST 3837  DIS 205

  • 16583HIST 3837  DIS 206

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

  •  9355HIST 3870  LEC 001

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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  •  8432HIST 3960  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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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  5445HIST 4000  SEM 101

  • Enrollment limited to: history majors.

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

  •  5446HIST 4002  RSC 701

HIST 4160

Students consider the relationships among colonialism and gender and sexual identity formation in Southeast Asia. Using material from a wide range of fields including anthropology and literature, the course ... view course details

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  • 17135HIST 4160  SEM 101

HIST 4237

In the last decades, "Holocaust Studies" witnessed an extraordinary expansion, covering different fields of scholarship, from history to literature, from philosophy to aesthetics.  This seminar will retrace ... view course details

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  • 15873HIST 4237  SEM 101

HIST 4255

Climate change is old news. Human societies have been debating and coping with climatic changes since long before the (relatively) recent advent of massive-scale greenhouse gas emissions. In this seminar, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: STS 4251

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17148HIST 4255  SEM 101

HIST 4385

Today, Latin America is the most urbanized region in the world, with about 80% of Latin Americans living in urban centers. Only a century ago, however, Latin America was predominantly rural, with 80% of ... view course details

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  • 17467HIST 4385  SEM 101

HIST 4390

This course focuses on the American South in the nineteenth century as it made the transition from Reconstruction to new forms of social organization and patterns of race relations. Reconstruction will ... view course details

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  • 17149HIST 4390  SEM 101

HIST 4405

This course examines beliefs in magic and magical creatures, looking at how the occult organized all aspects of early modern life.  Scientists believed that magic could help them create gold, doctors practiced ... view course details

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  •  

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17163HIST 4405  SEM 101

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

  •  9306HIST 4460  SEM 101

HIST 4520

From Jerusalem to Rome, from Shanghai to Marrakesh, Jews and cities have been shaping each other for thousands of years. This course ranges through time and space to examine how Jewish and other "minority" ... view course details

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  • 17408HIST 4520  SEM 101

HIST 4723

As the English East India Company conquered vast Indian territories in the late 1700s, it was besieged with allegations of corruption against its leading officials. This course will examine the origins ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASIAN 4465SHUM 4623

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16484HIST 4723  SEM 101

HIST 4724

Different polities incarcerate in different ways. This seminar puts prisons into their wider political contexts, considering them as sites for wider debates about rights, tyranny, corruption and slavery, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SHUM 4624

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16487HIST 4724  SEM 101

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

  •  8781HIST 4751  SEM 101

HIST 4900

The discovery of the Americas, wrote Francisco Lopez de Gomara in 1552, was "the greatest event since the creation of the world, excepting the Incarnation and Death of Him who created." Five centuries ... view course details

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  • 17155HIST 4900  SEM 101

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 4492HIST 6922

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8438HIST 4922  SEM 101

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

  •  6371HIST 6000  SEM 101

  • Enrollment limited to: History graduate students.

HIST 6006

No description available. view course details

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  •  

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  9495HIST 6006  SEM 101

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

  •  9435HIST 6065  SEM 101

HIST 6202

This course will explore the relationship between popular belief, political action, and the institutional deployment of social power. The class will be roughly divided in three parts, opening with a discussion ... view course details

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  • 16468HIST 6202  SEM 101

    • M
    • Bensel, R

HIST 6237

In the last decades, "Holocaust Studies" witnessed an extraordinary expansion, covering different fields of scholarship, from history to literature, from philosophy to aesthetics.  This seminar will retrace ... view course details

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  • 15876HIST 6237  SEM 101

HIST 6276

This Seminar will examine the history of the European Left from 1848 until 1917. Readings will concentrate on key theoretical works by Marx, Blanqui, Bakunin, Kropotkin, Malatersa, Shaw, Kausky, Luxemburg, ... view course details

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  •  

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17160HIST 6276  SEM 101

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

  •  9326HIST 6322  SEM 101

HIST 6385

Today, Latin America is the most urbanized region in the world, with about 80% of Latin Americans living in urban centers. Only a century ago, however, Latin America was predominantly rural, with 80% of ... view course details

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  • 17471HIST 6385  SEM 101

HIST 6391

This course focuses on the American South in the nineteenth century as it made the transition from Reconstruction to new forms of social organization and patterns of race relations. Reconstruction will ... view course details

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  • 17153HIST 6391  SEM 101

HIST 6520

From Jerusalem to Rome, from Shanghai to Marrakesh, Jews and cities have been shaping each other for thousands of years. This course ranges through time and space to examine how Jewish and other "minority" ... view course details

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  • 17409HIST 6520  SEM 101

HIST 6586

This course will give you a broad introduction to the scholarship on U.S. imperialism, focusing on transnational and global approaches to history.  Examining the evolution of the field over the past three ... view course details

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  •  

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17300HIST 6586  SEM 001

HIST 6900

The discovery of the Americas, wrote Francisco Lopez de Gomara in 1552, was "the greatest event since the creation of the world, excepting the Incarnation and Death of Him who created."  Five centuries ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 17553HIST 6900  SEM 101

HIST 6922

No description available. view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASIAN 4492HIST 4922

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18381HIST 6922  SEM 101

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

  •  8497HIST 6960  LEC 001

  •  8498HIST 6960  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Staff

HIST 7220

In this course we will explore the historical processes by which Chinese documents have been compiled, curated, and re-curated. We will examine the theoretical and methodological implications of those ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASIAN 7722MEDVL 7220

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17161HIST 7220  SEM 101

HIST 7937

The Proseminar in Peace Studies offers a multidisciplinary review of issues related to peace and conflict at the graduate level. The course is led by the director of the Judith Reppy Institute for Peace ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: GOVT 7937STS 7937

  • 2 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 16477HIST 7937  SEM 101

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

  •  5666HIST 8004  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Baptist, E

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

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6758HIST 8004  IND 601A

    • TBA
    • Byfield, J

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

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6759HIST 8004  IND 601B

    • TBA
    • Case, H

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6760HIST 8004  IND 601C

    • TBA
    • Chang, D

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6761HIST 8004  IND 601D

    • TBA
    • Chen, J

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6762HIST 8004  IND 601E

    • TBA
    • Chen, Z

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6763HIST 8004  IND 601G

    • TBA
    • Friedland, P

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6765HIST 8004  IND 601I

    • TBA
    • Craib, R

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6766HIST 8004  IND 601J

    • TBA
    • Dear, P

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6767HIST 8004  IND 601K

    • TBA
    • Falk, O

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6768HIST 8004  IND 601L

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6769HIST 8004  IND 601M

    • TBA
    • Ghosh, D

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6770HIST 8004  IND 601N

    • TBA
    • Greene, S

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6771HIST 8004  IND 601O

    • TBA
    • Harris, R

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6772HIST 8004  IND 601P

    • TBA
    • Hinrichs, T

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6775HIST 8004  IND 601S

    • TBA
    • Hull, I

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6776HIST 8004  IND 601T

    • TBA
    • Glickman, L

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6777HIST 8004  IND 601U

    • TBA
    • Seow, V

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6778HIST 8004  IND 601V

    • TBA
    • Kline, R

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6779HIST 8004  IND 601W

    • TBA
    • Koschmann, J

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6780HIST 8004  IND 601X

    • TBA
    • Kramnick, I

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6781HIST 8004  IND 601Z

    • TBA
    • Logevall, F

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6782HIST 8004  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Loos, T

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6783HIST 8004  IND 602A

    • TBA
    • Bassi Arevalo, E

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6784HIST 8004  IND 602B

    • TBA
    • Minawi, M

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6785HIST 8004  IND 602C

    • TBA
    • Najemy, J

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6786HIST 8004  IND 602D

    • TBA
    • Norton, M

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6787HIST 8004  IND 602E

    • TBA
    • Parmenter, J

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6788HIST 8004  IND 602F

    • TBA
    • Rickford, R

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6789HIST 8004  IND 602G

    • TBA
    • Powers, D

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6790HIST 8004  IND 602H

    • TBA
    • Pritchard, S

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6791HIST 8004  IND 602I

    • TBA
    • Robcis, C

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6792HIST 8004  IND 602J

    • TBA
    • Rusk, B

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6793HIST 8004  IND 602K

    • TBA
    • Sachs, A

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6794HIST 8004  IND 602L

    • TBA
    • Sakai, N

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6795HIST 8004  IND 602M

    • TBA
    • Salvatore, N

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6796HIST 8004  IND 602N

    • TBA
    • Seth, S

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8559HIST 8004  IND 602O

    • TBA
    • Traverso, E

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6797HIST 8004  IND 602P

    • TBA
    • Strauss, B

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6798HIST 8004  IND 602Q

    • TBA
    • Tagliacozzo, E

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6799HIST 8004  IND 602R

    • TBA
    • Taylor, K

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6800HIST 8004  IND 602S

    • TBA
    • Travers, T

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6801HIST 8004  IND 602T

    • TBA
    • Verhoeven, C

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6802HIST 8004  IND 602U

    • TBA
    • Washington, M

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6803HIST 8004  IND 602V

    • TBA
    • Weil, R

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6804HIST 8004  IND 602W

    • TBA
    • Weiss, J

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6805HIST 8004  IND 602X

    • TBA
    • Altschuler, G

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7097HIST 8004  IND 602Y

    • TBA
    • Von Eschen, P

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

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7098HIST 8004  IND 602Z

    • TBA
    • Staff

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

HIST 8010

No description available. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-12 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 18394HIST 8010  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Verhoeven, C