2016 Fall

Number Title Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 327 - 01 Afro-Brazil Culture/hst

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

French, John
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 406 - 01 American Indians To 1815

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

Barr, Juliana
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 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 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 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 470S - 01 Cap Sem: Leadershp In Amer Hst

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

Wilson, Gerald
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 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 348 - 01 Civil Rights Movement

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

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 326 - 01 Colonial Latin America

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

Sigal, Peter
HISTORY 103 - 01 Comp Appr Global Issues

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

Mathers, Catherine
HISTORY 325 - 01 Denial, Faith, Reason

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

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 125S - 01 Doc Exper: A Video Appr

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

Hawkins, Gary
HISTORY 117 - 01 Early Modern Europe

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

Martin, 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 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 245 - 01 Europe Before The Crusades

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

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 286 - 01 Europe In Twentieth Cent

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

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

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Thorne, Susan
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

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
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 127FS - 01 Globalization/corp Citizenship

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

Philipsen, Dirk
HISTORY 230 - 10 Greek History

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

Sosin, Joshua
HISTORY 152S - 01 Gtwy Sem-History At Sea

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

Ewald, Janet
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 156S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Cold War America

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

MacLean, Nancy
HISTORY 157S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Empires/hst Perspect

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

Kaiwar, Vasant
HISTORY 185S - 01 Gtwy Sem: Premodern Disease

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

Malegam, Jehangir
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 190S - 01 Gtwy Seminar: Topics In Hist

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

Druckman, Risha
HISTORY 411S - 01 Historicizing Whiteness

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

Peck, Gunther
HISTORY 248FS - 01 History And Culture Of Iran

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

Safi, Omid
HISTORY 239 - 01 History Of Chinese Medicine

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

Barnes, Nicole
HISTORY 207 - 01 Humanitarianism In Africa

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

Hall, Bruce
HISTORY 235 - 01 Imperialism And Islamism

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

Ho, Engseng
HISTORY 219S - 01 Indian Civilization

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

Freeman, John
HISTORY 330 - 01 Intro Contem Latin Amer

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

Payton, Claire
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 129 - 01 Intro To African Studies

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

Smith, Stephen
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 126S - 01 Introduction To Oral History

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

Lanier, Michelle
HISTORY 365 - 10 Inventing Sickness

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

González, José
HISTORY 351 - 01 Islam In The Americas

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

Hassan, Mona
HISTORY 350S - 01 Memory Bandits

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

Kirk, Robin
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 271 - 01 Modern Britain

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

Thorne, Susan
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 - 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 279D - 08D Modern Terrorism

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

Miller, Martin
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 403S - 01 Politics Of Memory

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

Silverblatt, Irene
HISTORY 369 - 01 Public Health In America

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

Humphreys, Margaret
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 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 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 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 257 - 01 Reformation Europe

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

Ross, Tricia
HISTORY 303 - 01 Rise Mod Sci: Newton-Einstein

See History 302. Instructor: Staff

Mauskopf, Seymour
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 276 - 01 Russian Cultural History

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

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 495S - 01 Senior Thesis Seminar

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

Krylova, Anna
HISTORY 215S - 01 Shamanism & Spirit Posession

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

Freeman, John
HISTORY 333S - 01 Social Engineering & Movements

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

Tuna, Mustafa
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 214 - 01 The Modern Middle East

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

Mestyan, Adam
HISTORY 275 - 01 The Russian Empire

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

Tuna, Mustafa
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 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 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"
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 335 - 01 U.s. Legal History

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

Edwards, Laura
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 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 404 - 01 Women & The Law

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

Edwards, Laura
Number Title Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 567S - 01 American Grand Strategy

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

Feaver, Peter
HISTORY 572S - 01 Anthropology And History

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

Dubois, Laurent
HISTORY 507S - 01 Asian Studies: Fields&methods

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

Mazumdar, Sucheta
HISTORY 715 - 01 Cultural Memory

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

Solterer, Helen
HISTORY 518S - 01 East Asian Treaty Ports

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

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...

Barnes, Nicole
HISTORY 704S - 01 Focusing Prep Port Prelim Cert

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

Stern, Philip
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 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 790S-02 - 01 Latin American History (Top)

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

Sigal, Peter
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 701S - 01 Research Seminar In History

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

Krylova, Anna
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 590S - 02 Topics In History Seminar

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

Finucci, Valeria