Spring, 2014

The courses below represent those courses that were taught during the 2014 Spring term.

Number Titlesort descending Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 354S - 01 Activism, Women And Danger

Immersion in the dangerous and contentious history of women's activism in the American South....

Hogan, Wesley
HISTORY 308S - 01 Adam Smith & Natural Liberty

Seminar version of Economics 312. The writings of Adam Smith, including close readings of The...

de Marchi, Neil
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 - 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 - 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 231 - 01 Ancient Athletes

The athletic festivals of the ancient Greeks and Romans are among the most enduring legacies of...

Bromberg, Jacques
HISTORY 487S - 01 Cap Sem: Imm. Policy History

Immigrants and immigration policy in the United States from the late nineteenth century to the...

Peck, Gunther
HISTORY 456S - 01 Cap Sem: Intercolonial Relatns

Explores the development of patterns of relations among British colonies in North America and...

Gaspar, Barry
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 463S - 01 Cap Sem: Medieval Communities

Explore meaning of community in medieval period by studying a variety of living groups that...

Morrow, Mary
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 475S - 01 Cap Sem: Race In Modern Europe

Examines the religious and racial diversity of modern Europe, focusing on 1945-present....

Chappel, James
HISTORY 490S - 01 Cap Sem: Special Topics

Practice of historical research interpretation and writing with focus on a specific historical...

Chafe, William
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 319 - 01 Caribbean-18Th Century

The development of Caribbean society and economy in the contexts of slavery, empire,...

Gaspar, Barry
HISTORY 221 - 01 China And The U.s.

Starting with the arrival of Europeans and Americans in China, and moving to the Opium Wars and...

DeVido, Elise
HISTORY 228 - 01 Chinatowns: A Cultural History

Explores the intersection of space and ethnicity through the myriad ways Chinatown has...

Chow, Eileen
HISTORY 348 - 01 Civil Rights Movement

An interdisciplinary examination of the civil rights movement from World War II through the...

Gavins, Raymond
HISTORY 103 - 01 Comp Appr Global Issues

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

Namakkal, Jessica
HISTORY 313D - 02D Crime And The City

Compares representation of crime and the city in two key "texts": Charles Dickens's "Oliver...

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 313D - 01 Crime And The City

Compares representation of crime and the city in two key "texts": Charles Dickens's "Oliver...

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 313D - 01D Crime And The City

Compares representation of crime and the city in two key "texts": Charles Dickens's "Oliver...

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 292 - 01 Denial, Faith, Reason

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

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 125S - 02 Doc Exper: A Video Appr

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

Hawkins, Gary
HISTORY 254 - 01 Expansion Of Medieval Europe

Lecture course follows the transformation of medieval politics, society and culture from the...

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 89S - 01 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Fischer-Kattner, Anke
HISTORY 89S - 05 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Petroski, Henry
HISTORY 371 - 01 Food In Global History

Surveys history of food in global history, beginning with paleolithic and ending with modern...

Humphreys, Margaret
HISTORY 387S - 01 Francophone Literature

Modern literature in French from French-speaking Africa and the French Caribbean. Topics...

Moss, Jane
HISTORY 356S - 01 Freedom Stories

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

Tyson, Timothy
HISTORY 255 - 01 German History Through Film

Interdisciplinary seminar at intersection of German Studies and History, taught by scholars...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 328 - 01 Global Brazil

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

Pitts, Bryan
HISTORY 377 - 01 Global History Of Sexuality

Studies human sexual behavior, classification, and regulation around the world from roughly...

Pitts, Bryan
HISTORY 201 - 01 Globalization And History

Examination of globalization issues in a historical perspective. Reviews phenomena,...

Zanalda, Giovanni
HISTORY 250 - 01 Green Germany

Exploration of Germany's leading global role in developing and implementing "green"...

Milder, Stephen
HISTORY 177S - 01 Gtwy Sem-Meaning Of Freedom

Focus on American conflicts over the meaning of "freedom" or "liberty." Examination of changing...

Teal, Orion
HISTORY 183S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Civ Rghts/asian Amer

Study of crucial legal and political moments in the struggle for equal civil rights of...

Mazumdar, Sucheta
HISTORY 171S - 01 Gtwy Sem: History Of Intimacy

Examines how changing definitions of friendship, family structure, childhood, romantic love,...

Reddy, William
HISTORY 170S - 01 Gtwy Sem:male/fem Soldiers War

The history of women's exclusion and inclusion into armed forces in relation to popular and...

Byers, John
HISTORY 190S - 01 Gtwy Seminar: Topics In Hist

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

Phillips, Anne
HISTORY 344D - 001 Hist Perspectives On Pub Pol

Explores history of domestic and foreign policy in the United States from end of World War II...

Korstad, Robert
HISTORY 344D - 01D Hist Perspectives On Pub Pol

Explores history of domestic and foreign policy in the United States from end of World War II...

Korstad, Robert
HISTORY 344D - 02D Hist Perspectives On Pub Pol

Explores history of domestic and foreign policy in the United States from end of World War II...

Korstad, Robert
HISTORY 243 - 01 History Christian Church

Crucial events, issues, structures, and writings that have shaped the Christian community and...

Hillerbrand, Hans
HISTORY 305S - 01 History Int Fin & Mon Crises

Course examines monetary/financial crises plaguing world since 16th century. Analyzes origin,...

Zanalda, Giovanni
HISTORY 307 - 01 History Of Economic Thought

Approaches to economic problems from Aristotle to Keynes, emphasizing certain models and...

Goodwin, Craufurd
HISTORY 264D - 01 History Of Emotions

Codes of conduct aimed at the management, expression, and concealment of emotion over the last...

Reddy, William
HISTORY 264D - 01D History Of Emotions

Codes of conduct aimed at the management, expression, and concealment of emotion over the last...

Reddy, William
HISTORY 264D - 02D History Of Emotions

Codes of conduct aimed at the management, expression, and concealment of emotion over the last...

Reddy, William
HISTORY 272 - 01 History Of Human Rights

History of human rights from antiquity to present, focusing especially on nineteenth and...

Chappel, James
HISTORY 287D - 001 History Of World Wars

An examination of the origins, course, and consequences of the world wars of twentieth century...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 287D - 01D History Of World Wars

An examination of the origins, course, and consequences of the world wars of twentieth century...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 287D - 02D History Of World Wars

An examination of the origins, course, and consequences of the world wars of twentieth century...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 207 - 01 Humanitarianism In Africa

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

Hall, Bruce
HISTORY 330 - 01 Intro Contem Latin Amer

Interdisciplinary introduction to the peoples, cultures, and burning issues of contemporary...

Pitts, Bryan
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 109 - 01 Intro Human Rts & Social Mvmts

Explores the history of human rights and conceptions of human rights in different historical...

Milder, Stephen
HISTORY 129 - 01 Intro To African Studies

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

Ifekwunigwe, Jayne
HISTORY 365 - 01 Inventing Sickness

Exploration of conceptual developments that led to the emergence of medicine in ancient Greece...

González, José
HISTORY 210 - 01 Islamic Civilization I

First part of two-course sequence providing an extensive survey of Muslim peoples and...

Hassan, Mona
HISTORY 284 - 01 Life Within Capitalism

Examination of how capitalism has profoundly shaped people's ethical values, with focus on...

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 260D - 01 Magic/rel/sci Since 1400

The history of magic and witchcraft in western culture from the Renaissance to the present,...

Robisheaux, Thomas
HISTORY 260D - 01D Magic/rel/sci Since 1400

The history of magic and witchcraft in western culture from the Renaissance to the present,...

Robisheaux, Thomas
HISTORY 260D - 03D Magic/rel/sci Since 1400

The history of magic and witchcraft in western culture from the Renaissance to the present,...

Robisheaux, Thomas
HISTORY 244 - 01 Med Christianity In Film/fictn

Exploration of modern popular fictional representations of Christianity in the Middle Ages,...

DuBois, Katharine
HISTORY 218 - 01 Modern & Global India

Examines the historical foundations for the emergence of India as a modern and global society...

Namakkal, Jessica
HISTORY 278S - 01 Nationalism And Exile

The dilemmas confronting Russian and European exiles in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 345D - 001 North American Environmntl Hst

Historical roles of nature - as a cultural construct and a set of biological relationships - in...

Peck, Gunther
HISTORY 345D - 01D North American Environmntl Hst

Historical roles of nature - as a cultural construct and a set of biological relationships - in...

Peck, Gunther
HISTORY 345D - 02D North American Environmntl Hst

Historical roles of nature - as a cultural construct and a set of biological relationships - in...

Peck, Gunther
HISTORY 342 - 01 Origins Of Modern America

Post World War I transformations in foreign relations, technology, literature, the arts,...

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 233 - 01 Roman History

From the founding of Rome by Romulus to the founding of Constantinople by Constantine: social,...

Boatwright, Mary
HISTORY 280S - 01 Russia: Frontiers & Minorities

Introduces multiconfessional, multilingual, multicultural composition of Russian & Soviet...

Tuna, Mustafa
HISTORY 301S - 01 Scientists And Public Policy

Explores role of scientist and non-scientist policy-makers and elected officials who have...

Haga, Susanne
HISTORY 496S - 01 Senior Thesis Seminar

Continuation of History 495S. Instructor: Staff

Ewald, Janet
HISTORY 215S - 01 Shamanism & Spirit Posession

Anthropological, psychological, and Religious Studies approaches to cross-cultural study of...

Freeman, John
HISTORY 273S - 01 Spanish Civil War

The Spanish Civil War of 1936-39 through literary and historical readings, art, music, and film...

Sieburth, Stephanie
HISTORY 297 - 01 The Holocaust

Antisemitism and the Jewish question in Central Europe, the development of Nazi policy, the...

Duffy, Eve
HISTORY 358 - 01 The South In Black And White

Focus on present-day and historical documentary traditions in American South, with an emphasis...

Tyson, Timothy
HISTORY 390 - 07 Topics In History Lecture

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

Brands, Hal
HISTORY 390S - 01 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Chafe, William
HISTORY 390S - 02 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Johns, Sheridan
HISTORY 390S - 03 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Kim, Cheehyung
HISTORY 390S - 06 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Forner, Karlyn
HISTORY 390S - 07 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Bassiri, Nima
HISTORY 239S - 01 Turkey: Muslim And Modern

Turkish history from the 18th century to the present. Turkey as strategic ally of the US;...

Tuna, Mustafa
HISTORY 341 - 01 United States 1870 To 1913

Industrialization, immigration, westward migration, and increased United States involvement in...

Teal, Orion
HISTORY 381S - 01 Veterans Oral History Project

Explore methods of oral history, specifically focusing on interviewing U.S. military veterans...

Lanier, Michelle
HISTORY 383 - 01 Warfare In The 20Th C

Key conflicts of this century evaluated in terms of causes and consequences (political, social...

Byers, John
Number Titlesort descending Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 561S - 01 Africa In A Global Age

Africa's participation in globalization has not simply been a matter of "joining the world...

Makhulu, Anne-Maria
HISTORY 562S - 01 Courts/wars/legacies

The impact of international wars, international policing, and domestic wars relating to...

Fish, Peter
HISTORY 504S - 01 East Asia's Twentieth Century

Historiographical review of 20th century East Asian history. Through weekly readings, study...

Partner, Simon
HISTORY 703S - 01 Focusing On Tchng & Pedagogy

A required course that focuses on a range of pedagogical issues, both to support student's work...

Deutsch, Sarah
HISTORY 790S-05 - 01 Global Connections (Top)

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

Ho, Engseng
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...

(Staff)
HISTORY 790S-02 - 01 Latin American History (Top)

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

Sigal, Peter
HISTORY 505S - 01 Race, Class, And Gender

body of scholarship examined addresses the nature and transformation of social relations in...

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 790S-10 - 01 Rdngs Empr/colonial Encounters

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

Stern, Philip
HISTORY 790S-09 - 01 Readings In Racial Formations

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

Hall, Bruce
HISTORY 523S - 01 Religion And Society/reform

The social history of religion in the age of the Protestant Reformation and Catholic Renewal;...

Robisheaux, Thomas
HISTORY 890S-05 - 01 Rsch Top Global Connections

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

Martin, John
HISTORY 780S - 01 Teaching Race, Teaching Gender

Interdisciplinary analyses of the problematics of teaching about social hierarchies, especially...

Lubiano, Wahneema
HISTORY 590S - 01 Topics In History Seminar

Seminars in advanced topics, designed for seniors and graduate students. Some semesters open to...

DuBois, Laurent