2016 Fall

Number Title Course Description Instructorsort descending
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...

(Staff)
HISTORY 239 - 01 History Of Chinese Medicine

This course introduces students to the history of medicine through the study of medical...

Barnes, Nicole
HISTORY 406 - 01 American Indians To 1815

Examines images and realities of North American Indian cultures and history from the pre-...

Barr, Juliana
HISTORY 285D - 001 Western Warfare Since 1789

European and United States conduct of war since 1789, ranging from the French Revolutionary and...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 285D - 01D Western Warfare Since 1789

European and United States conduct of war since 1789, ranging from the French Revolutionary and...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 285D - 02D Western Warfare Since 1789

European and United States conduct of war since 1789, ranging from the French Revolutionary and...

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 101 - 01 Introduction To Global History

The goal of this course is to explore and develop theoretical and comparative frameworks for...

Byers, John
HISTORY 383 - 01 Warfare In The 20Th C

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

Byers, John
HISTORY 464S - 01 Cap Sem: Geopol Of War/empire

This course examines the pursuit of military force, war, and empire and the making of global...

Byers, John
HISTORY 311S - 01 Men, Women, And Sports

Examines the way sports have been tied to and expressed ideals of manhood and womanhood, race,...

Deutsch, Sarah
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 190S - 01 Gtwy Seminar: Topics In Hist

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

Druckman, Risha
HISTORY 113D - 001 Intro Medicine, Science & Tech

Offers comparative introduction to understandings of medicine, science, and technology in...

Druckman, Risha
HISTORY 113D - 01D Intro Medicine, Science & Tech

Offers comparative introduction to understandings of medicine, science, and technology in...

Druckman, Risha
HISTORY 113D - 02D Intro Medicine, Science & Tech

Offers comparative introduction to understandings of medicine, science, and technology in...

Druckman, Risha
HISTORY 162S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Asia Global History

The goal of the course is to first explore the most important networks and flows that connected...

Duara, Prasenjit
HISTORY 404 - 01 Women & The Law

This course not only explores the legal status of women in the United States, but also...

Edwards, Laura
HISTORY 335 - 01 U.s. Legal History

Law and society in the United States from the American Revolution to the present. Changing...

Edwards, Laura
HISTORY 89S - 01 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Ewald, Janet
HISTORY 152S - 01 Gtwy Sem-History At Sea

Maritime history through examination of ships, shipping, and shipboard communities. Topics...

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

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

Freeman, John
HISTORY 219S - 01 Indian Civilization

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

Freeman, John
HISTORY 327 - 01 Afro-Brazil Culture/hst

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

French, John
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 365 - 10 Inventing Sickness

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

González, José
HISTORY 207 - 01 Humanitarianism In Africa

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

Hall, Bruce
HISTORY 351 - 01 Islam In The Americas

Explores how Muslim communities live and practice Islam in the American context. Examines...

Hassan, Mona
HISTORY 125S - 01 Doc Exper: A Video Appr

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

Hawkins, Gary
HISTORY 481S - 01 Cap Sem: Age Of Jim Crow

The emergence, nature, and consequences of racial segregation (also known as Jim Crow) in the...

Hines, Alisha
HISTORY 235 - 01 Imperialism And Islamism

Inquiry into Islam's transnational past and relations of European empires to that past....

Ho, Engseng
HISTORY 369 - 01 Public Health In America

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

Humphreys, Margaret
HISTORY 362 - 01 U S Political Hst 1900-Present

U.S. political history from 1900 to the present. Topics include the emergence, evolution, and...

Huston, Reeve
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 157S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Empires/hst Perspect

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

Kaiwar, Vasant
HISTORY 350S - 01 Memory Bandits

This seminar introduces students to multiple approaches to how to create memory, with a focus...

Kirk, Robin
HISTORY 495S - 01 Senior Thesis Seminar

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

Krylova, Anna
HISTORY 126S - 01 Introduction To Oral History

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

Lanier, Michelle
HISTORY 348 - 01 Civil Rights Movement

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

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 89S - 02 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
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 156S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Cold War America

A gateway seminar designed to introduce undergraduates to historical analysis, research, and...

MacLean, Nancy
HISTORY 245 - 01 Europe Before The Crusades

Foundations of European politics and society from 450 to 1000, when imperial Roman religion...

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 185S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Premodern Disease

Using primary sources students will explore the impact, management and changing definitions of...

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 117 - 01 Early Modern Europe

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

Martin, John
HISTORY 103 - 01 Comp Appr Global Issues

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

Mathers, Catherine
HISTORY 303 - 01 Rise Mod Sci: Newton-Einstein

See History 302. Instructor: Staff

Mauskopf, Seymour
HISTORY 323 - 01 China And The Silk Roads

Introduces the rich and diverse world of trade, religions, and cultures that connected the two...

Mazumdar, Sucheta
HISTORY 214 - 01 The Modern Middle East

The historical development of the Middle East in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The...

Mestyan, Adam
HISTORY 276 - 01 Russian Cultural History

Medieval origins of the Imperial Russian state, concentrating on the period between the reign...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 279D - 001 Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 279D - 01D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 279D - 02D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 279D - 03D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 279D - 08D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 190FS - 01 Topics In Focus Program

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

Morrow, Mary
HISTORY 227 - 01 Emergence Of Modern Japan

A survey of modern Japanese history from 1850 to the present. Emphasis on social change as...

Partner, Simon
HISTORY 330 - 01 Intro Contem Latin Amer

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

Payton, Claire
HISTORY 411S - 01 Historicizing Whiteness

Examines origins, historical development, and consequences of white racial identity, from the...

Peck, Gunther
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 127FS - 01 Globalization/corp Citizenship

Are corporations citizens? And if so who defines their rights and responsibilities? To whom are...

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 325 - 01 Denial, Faith, Reason

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

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 257 - 01 Reformation Europe

The interplay of social, economic, and political developments in Central Europe from the eve of...

Ross, Tricia
HISTORY 248FS - 01 History And Culture Of Iran

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

Safi, Omid
HISTORY 386S - 01 Apartheid S-Africa/democracy

Explores key themes in post World War II South African history, paying attention to the...

Shapiro, Karin
HISTORY 396S - 01 Racial Justice: Us & S Africa

This course uses a comparative framework to assess race in two societies founded on premises of...

Shapiro, Karin
HISTORY 326 - 01 Colonial Latin America

The pre-Columbian cultures, European conquest and its effects on the Amerindian peoples, and...

Sigal, Peter
HISTORY 403S - 01 Politics Of Memory

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

Silverblatt, Irene
HISTORY 129 - 01 Intro To African Studies

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

Smith, Stephen
HISTORY 230 - 10 Greek History

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

Sosin, Joshua
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...

Staff, Departmental
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...

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 380 - 01 Roman Catholic Tradition

History of the tradition from early days through the reforms of Vatican II with emphasis on the...

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 286 - 01 Europe In Twentieth Cent

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

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 160S - 01 Gtwy Sem: The Global Sixties

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

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 279D - 04D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 279D - 05D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 279D - 06D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 279D - 07D Modern Terrorism

An exploration into the problems associated with terrorism in the modern era. The subject will...

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 190FS - 02 Topics In Focus Program

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

Staff, Departmental
HISTORY 89S - 03 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 271 - 01 Modern Britain

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

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 275 - 01 The Russian Empire

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

Tuna, Mustafa
HISTORY 333S - 01 Social Engineering & Movements

Combining perspectives of political sociology and history, this course questions the respective...

Tuna, Mustafa
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 470S - 01 Cap Sem: Leadershp In Amer Hst

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

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 190FS - 03 Topics In Focus Program

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

Wood Crowley, Jenette "Jenny"
Number Title Course Description Instructorsort descending
HISTORY 703S - 01 Focusing On Tchng & Pedagogy

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

Barnes, Nicole
HISTORY 790S-04 - 01 North American History (Top)

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

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 890S-04 - 01 Rsch Top In Nrth Amer Hist

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

Bonker, Dirk
HISTORY 572S - 01 Anthropology And History

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

Dubois, Laurent
HISTORY 567S - 01 American Grand Strategy

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

Feaver, Peter
HISTORY 590S - 02 Topics In History Seminar

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

Finucci, Valeria
HISTORY 790S-11 - 01 Labor/cptlsm/bus Cultr (Top)

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

Huston, Reeve
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...

Krylova, Anna
HISTORY 507S - 01 Asian Studies: Fields&methods

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

Mazumdar, Sucheta
HISTORY 518S - 01 East Asian Treaty Ports

The course will examine the treaty ports of East Asia Shanghai, Tianjin, Yokohama, Nagasaki...

Partner, Simon
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 715 - 01 Cultural Memory

Investigates invention, reconfiguration, and use of literary fictions over time. Examines major...

Solterer, Helen
HISTORY 704S - 01 Focusing Prep Port Prelim Cert

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

Stern, Philip