2014 Fall

The courses below represent those courses being taught during the 2014 Fall term.

Numbersort descending Title Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 103 - 01 Comp Appr Global Issues

Introduction to critical transnational studies through several disciplinary approaches. Examines...

Namakkal, Jessica
HISTORY 105 - 01 Old Worlds/new Histories

New approaches to history of the world from ca. 500 to 1500 CE. Examines the world before...

Kaiwar, Vasant
HISTORY 107D - 001 Intro Econ & Business Cultures

Offers students a comparative introduction to economic cultures and business practices in...

Fasan, Jacques T
HISTORY 107D - 01D Intro Econ & Business Cultures

Offers students a comparative introduction to economic cultures and business practices in...

Fasan, Jacques T
HISTORY 107D - 02D Intro Econ & Business Cultures

Offers students a comparative introduction to economic cultures and business practices in...

Fasan, Jacques T
HISTORY 110 - 01 Intro Law & Governance

Offers students a comparative introduction to legal cultures and governance practices in...

Cole, Jeannine
HISTORY 110D - 01D Intro Law & Governance

Offers students a comparative introduction to legal cultures and governance practices in...

Cole, Jeannine
HISTORY 110D - 02D Intro Law & Governance

Offers students a comparative introduction to legal cultures and governance practices in...

Cole, Jeannine
HISTORY 110D - 001 Intro Law & Governance

Offers students a comparative introduction to legal cultures and governance practices in...

Cole, Jeannine
HISTORY 117 - 01 Early Modern Europe

A survey of Europe between approx. 1440-1750 that highlights changes in European society...

Martin, John
HISTORY 125S - 01 Doc Exper: A Video Appr

A documentary approach to the study of local communities through video production projects...

Hawkins, Gary
HISTORY 126S - 01 Introduction To Oral History

Introductory oral history fieldwork seminar. Oral history theory and methodology, including...

Lanier, Michelle
HISTORY 129 - 01 Intro To African Studies

A range of disciplinary perspectives on key topics in contemporary African Studies: nationalism...

Smith, Stephen
HISTORY 130D - 001 Amer Dreams/Amer Realities

Examines the role of such myths as "rags to riches," "beacon to the world," "the frontier" and "...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 130D - 01D Amer Dreams/Amer Realities

Examines the role of such myths as "rags to riches," "beacon to the world," "the frontier" and "...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 130D - 02D Amer Dreams/Amer Realities

Examines the role of such myths as "rags to riches," "beacon to the world," "the frontier" and "...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 130D - 05D Amer Dreams/Amer Realities

Examines the role of such myths as "rags to riches," "beacon to the world," "the frontier" and "...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 130D - 03D Amer Dreams/Amer Realities

Examines the role of such myths as "rags to riches," "beacon to the world," "the frontier" and "...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 130D - 06D Amer Dreams/Amer Realities

Examines the role of such myths as "rags to riches," "beacon to the world," "the frontier" and "...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 130D - 04D Amer Dreams/Amer Realities

Examines the role of such myths as "rags to riches," "beacon to the world," "the frontier" and "...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 157S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Empires/hst Perspect

Study of modern empires in historical comparative-connective perspective. Approaches, methods,...

Kaiwar, Vasant
HISTORY 160S - 01 Gtwy Sem: The Global Sixties

The 1960s in global context, focusing particularly on Europe, Latin America, and the United...

Chappel, James
HISTORY 179S - 01 Gtwy Sem-Capitalism & Critics

Surveys major advocates, critics, and reformers of capitalism, from Adam Smith, Charles Dickens...

Huston, Reeve
HISTORY 180S - 01 Gtwy Sem-Story,truth & History

The borders between history and fiction. History theory and the methods of historical inquiry....

Ramirez, Yuridia
HISTORY 184S - 01 Gtwy Sem: China At War

Investigates China's experiences in multiple wars between 1894 and 1953. Places events in their...

Barnes, Nicole
HISTORY 190FS - 06 Topics In Focus Program

Open only to students in the Focus Program. Current list of courses available in the Focus...

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 190FS - 01 Topics In Focus Program

Open only to students in the Focus Program. Current list of courses available in the Focus...

Hassan, Mona
HISTORY 190FS - 02 Topics In Focus Program

Open only to students in the Focus Program. Current list of courses available in the Focus...

Ramaswamy, Sumathi
HISTORY 190FS - 03 Topics In Focus Program

Open only to students in the Focus Program. Current list of courses available in the Focus...

Campbell, Charles L
HISTORY 190FS - 04 Topics In Focus Program

Open only to students in the Focus Program. Current list of courses available in the Focus...

Robisheaux, Thomas
HISTORY 190FS - 05 Topics In Focus Program

Open only to students in the Focus Program. Current list of courses available in the Focus...

Wood Crowley, Jenette "Jenny"
HISTORY 190S - 04 Gtwy Seminar: Topics In Hist

Introduction to historical analysis and research in a seminar setting. Students learn how to...

Glymph, Thavolia
HISTORY 207 - 01 Humanitarianism In Africa

Focuses on the historical impact on Africa of international humanitarian movements. Includes...

Ewald, Janet
HISTORY 219S - 01 Indian Civilization

Surveys the rise of civilization and kingdoms on the Indian subcontinent from the first urban...

Freeman, John
HISTORY 223 - 01 Modern China,1800-Present

Introduction to the broad political and social changes of the last two hundred years in China...

Barnes, Nicole
HISTORY 226 - 01 Ancient And Early Modern Japan

Japan from earliest settlement to 1868; the Heian Court, rise of the samurai, feudal society and...

Fasan, Jacques T
HISTORY 230 - 01 Greek History

The political and intellectual history of the Greeks from earliest times to the death of...

Young, Carl
HISTORY 240 - 01 Greek And Roman Law

Law of Greece and Rome from the birth of the Greek polis and Rome's Twelve Tables to the Digest...

Sosin, Joshua
HISTORY 248 - 01 History And Culture Of Iran

A multi-disciplinary approach to Iran and Persian culture. Covers history, religion, politics,...

Safi, Omid
HISTORY 248S - 01 The Romance Novel

Explores the history, development and form of the modern romance novel and its role in popular...

Dubois, Katharine
HISTORY 251 - 01 Jewish History, 1492-Present

Major developments in Jewish history from the early modern period to today. The Kehillah, the...

Hacohen, Malachi
HISTORY 261 - 01 Germany Confronts Holocaust

The ways in which official German culture comes to terms with its Nazi past. Background reading...

Dolan, Kristen
HISTORY 271 - 01 Modern Britain

Introduction to British history in the modern period, eighteenth century through the present....

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 275 - 01 Imperial Russia 1700-1917

Russian imperial history from Peter the Great to Bolshevik Revolution: 1700-1917. Focus on...

Tuna, Mustafa
HISTORY 281 - 01 Russian Revolu Cinema

The origins and development of the revolutionary and experimental cinema in Russia during the...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 286 - 01 Europe In Twentieth Cent

An examination, emphasizing cultural and political trends, of the turning points that have...

Chappel, James
HISTORY 292 - 01 Denial, Faith, Reason

Provides historical overview and working understanding of concept of sustainability. Explores...

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 303 - 01 Rise Mod Sci: Newton-Einstein

See History 302. Instructor: Staff

Mauskopf, Seymour
HISTORY 312 - 01 Eur Colonial Encounter

The impact of colonial expansion on European economic development, political culture, and...

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 315S - 01 Emergence Of Atlantic Basin

The forces unleashed by the expansion of European influence into the Atlantic Islands along the...

Gaspar, Barry
HISTORY 318 - 01 Caribbean 1492-1700

The Caribbean region from the arrival of Columbus (1492) to the emergence of sugar and slavery...

Gaspar, Barry
HISTORY 327 - 01 Afro-Brazil Culture/hst

Slavery and the post-emancipation trajectory of Afro-Brazilians in a racist society that...

Pitts, Bryan
HISTORY 328 - 01 Global Brazil

Analysis of Brazilian history and culture from 1500 to the present in transnational context,...

French, John
HISTORY 329 - 01 Modern Latin America

A survey of nineteenth- and twentieth-century economic, social, and cultural change. Instructor...

Pitts, Bryan
HISTORY 343 - 01 The History Of Modern America

United States history since the Great Depression, with emphasis on the shaping influence of the...

MacLean, Nancy
HISTORY 343D - 01 The History Of Modern America

United States history since the Great Depression, with emphasis on the shaping influence of the...

MacLean, Nancy
HISTORY 343D - 01D The History Of Modern America

United States history since the Great Depression, with emphasis on the shaping influence of the...

MacLean, Nancy
HISTORY 343D - 02D The History Of Modern America

United States history since the Great Depression, with emphasis on the shaping influence of the...

MacLean, Nancy
HISTORY 347 - 01 African Americans Since 1865

Post-slavery black life and thought, as well as race relations and social change, during...

Gavins, Raymond
HISTORY 352 - 01 Immigrant Dreams/us Realities

Immigrants and immigration policy in the United States from 1850 to the present, with focus on...

Peck, Gunther
HISTORY 354D - 001 Race: A World History

Where did the concept of race come from, how does it change over time and across space, and what...

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 354D - 01D Race: A World History

Where did the concept of race come from, how does it change over time and across space, and what...

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 354D - 02D Race: A World History

Where did the concept of race come from, how does it change over time and across space, and what...

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 354D - 03D Race: A World History

Where did the concept of race come from, how does it change over time and across space, and what...

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 354D - 04D Race: A World History

Where did the concept of race come from, how does it change over time and across space, and what...

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 356S - 01 Freedom Stories

Documentary writing course focusing on race and storytelling in the South, using fiction,...

Tyson, Timothy
HISTORY 361 - 01 U.s. Political History To 1900

The development of American politics between the end of the Revolution and 1900. The extension...

Huston, Reeve
HISTORY 369 - 01 Public Health In America

The role of epidemic diseases such as smallpox, cholera, yellow fever, tuberculosis, and polio...

Humphreys, Margaret
HISTORY 374D - 001 Women/gender/sexuality In U S

Major questions relating to women and women's place in society over the course of U.S. history,...

Deutsch, Sarah
HISTORY 374D - 01D Women/gender/sexuality In U S

Major questions relating to women and women's place in society over the course of U.S. history,...

Deutsch, Sarah
HISTORY 374D - 02D Women/gender/sexuality In U S

Major questions relating to women and women's place in society over the course of U.S. history,...

Deutsch, Sarah
HISTORY 390 - 01 Topics In History Lecture

Individual courses in this series may be taught more than once or on a one-time basis only....

Shapiro, Karin
HISTORY 390 - 02 Topics In History Lecture

Individual courses in this series may be taught more than once or on a one-time basis only....

Teal, Orion
HISTORY 390 - 03 Topics In History Lecture

Individual courses in this series may be taught more than once or on a one-time basis only....

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 390S - 01 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Shapiro, Karin
HISTORY 390S - 05 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Kirk, Robin
HISTORY 403S - 01 Politics Of Memory

Explores political contexts, and often competing visions, surrounding construction and...

Silverblatt, Irene
HISTORY 454S - 01 Cap Sem: China & India

"Globalization" a shorthand for describing the period of extraordinary change that we are living...

DeVido, Elise
HISTORY 460S - 01 Cap Sem: Black Death/mdvl Soc

Source-based discussion seminar revolving around questions of social response to bubonic plague...

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 465S - 01 Cap Sem: Us/mex Border 18-20C

Explores the creation and perpetual remaking of the border between the U.S. and Mexico from the...

Deutsch, Sarah
HISTORY 468S - 01 Cap Sem:literature & Terrorism

Explores the manner in which terrorism has been depicted in literature. Emphasis on novels...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 470S - 01 Cap Sem: Leadershp In Amer Hst

Focuses on political, social, business and artistic leaders in American history and problems...

Wilson, Gerald
HISTORY 482S - 01 Cap Sem: Post-Civil Rghts Amer

Central outcomes of the Civil Rights Movement, 1968 to the present; critical reading and...

Gavins, Raymond
HISTORY 495S - 01 Senior Thesis Seminar

Designed to introduce qualified students to advanced methods of historical research and writing...

Krylova, Anna
HISTORY 89S - 01 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Ewald, Janet
HISTORY 89S - 02 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Neuschel, Kristen
HISTORY 89S - 03 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Moss, Jane
HISTORY 89S - 04 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Glymph, Thavolia
Numbersort descending Title Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 501S - 01 History Of Sexuality

Explore history of sexuality around the globe, covering diverse time periods and regions....

Sigal, Peter
HISTORY 502S - 01 Japan Since 1945

Issues relating to post-War Japan. Topics include: the Occupation; democracy in postwar Japan;...

Partner, Simon
HISTORY 507S - 01 Asian Studies: Fields&methods

Examination of fundamental methodologies and historiography central to knowledge production...

Mazumdar, Sucheta
HISTORY 530S - 01 Camera Asia

Examines how art and technology of photography have changed the way we study and understand...

Weisenfeld, Gennifer
HISTORY 541S - 01 Intellectual History

Overview of current and historical approaches to intellectual history and the history of...

Hacohen, Malachi
HISTORY 546 - 01 History Of Poverty In U S

A history of poverty and poverty policy in the United States from the colonial era to the...

Korstad, Robert
HISTORY 567S - 01 American Grand Strategy

Study of policy that nations adopt to marshal their political, economic, military, technological...

Brands, Hal
HISTORY 572S - 01 Anthropology And History

Recent scholarship that combines anthropology and history, including culture history,...

Ho, Engseng
HISTORY 577S - 01 Hist/phil Perspect On Science

An integrated introduction to the nature of science and scientific change, and its impact on...

Janiak, Andrew
HISTORY 701S - 01 Research Seminar In History

This seminar is required of all entering first-year doctoral candidates in history. Instructor...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 704S - 01 Focusing Prep Port Prelim Cert

A required course, though ungraded, supporting students, most commonly in the third year, as...

Deutsch, Sarah
HISTORY 741S - 01 Mapping Rel In Colonial India

How imperial cartography, understood as the mapping of territories, human bodies, cultural...

Prasad, Leela
HISTORY 790S-02 - 01 Latin American History (Top)

The department offers a series of rotating courses, covering the history and historiography of...

French, John
HISTORY 790S-04 - 01 North American History (Top)

The department offers a series of rotating courses, covering the history and historiography of...

MacLean, Nancy
HISTORY 790S-07 - 01 Pol/pub Life/state (Top)

The department offers a series of rotating courses, covering the history and historiography of...

Balleisen, Edward
HISTORY 890S-13 - 01 Rsch Top Methods & Theory

The department offers a series of rotating courses that offer students the opportunity to...

Krylova, Anna