History (HIST)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Six Week Summer. 

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1350 HIST 1510   LEC 001

    • MTWRF Online Meeting
    • Jun 21 - Jul 29, 2022
    • Roisman, J

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Synchronous
    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=688

HIST 1571

America is finishing up two wars, one in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. They have been the longest wars in American history and have ended amid much ambivalence about the US engagement in each place and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Summer Special Session 2.  Combined with: HIST 6571

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1515 HIST 1571   SEM 101

    • TR Washington, DC
    • Jun 6 - Aug 2, 2022
    • Silbey, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Taught in Washington, DC. This 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=3009

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Six Week Summer. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1351 HIST 1591   LEC 001

    • MTWRF McGraw Hall 215
    • Jun 21 - Jul 29, 2022
    • Sheng, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    This 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=3075

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Six Week Summer. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1352 HIST 2526   LEC 001

    • MTWRF McGraw Hall 215
    • Jun 21 - Jul 29, 2022
    • Green, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    This 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=3285

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - First.  Combined with: FGSS 3662

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1480 HIST 3662   SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous
    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=688

HIST 6571

America is finishing up two wars, one in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. They have been the longest wars in American history and have ended amid much ambivalence about the US engagement in each place and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Summer Special Session 2.  Combined with: HIST 1571

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1516 HIST 6571   SEM 101

    • TR Washington, DC
    • Jun 6 - Aug 2, 2022
    • Silbey, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Taught in Washington, DC. This 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=3477