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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

HIST 1510

The West and its relations with the rest of the world are central topics today, but just what is the West and what is its history? This course surveys the history of the West from remote antiquity to the ... view course details

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  •   Six Week Summer. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 1591

This course surveys modern Chinese history from a global perspective starting from the 19th century to the dawn of the 21st century. It is a lecture and discussion course that aims to help the students ... view course details

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  •   Six Week Summer. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

HIST 2526

This course examines the evolution of language as a tool of political power, focusing upon the ongoing struggles to shape American political consciousness as well as the role of mass media in reflecting ... view course details

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  •   Six Week Summer. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

HIST 2973

This course is a study of sports in the ancient world through a variety of primary sources, including textual, visual, and archaeological. Students will use the comparative method to study ancient sports ... view course details

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  •   Six Week Summer. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

HIST 3662

This course will examine the often-neglected role of women in the history of war and peace. We will use women's writings--diaries, memoirs, letters, speeches, fictional accounts, and the like--to analyze ... view course details

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  •   Three Week Summer. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1471HIST 3662  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • May 29 - Jun 21, 2019
    • Alano, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3173