Spring 2019

Number Title Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 309 - 01 Alexander Hamilton

Using the musical "Hamilton" as a starting point and a foil, this course examines Alexander...

Huston, Reeve
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 Athletics

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

Jazwa, Kyle
HISTORY 150S - 01 Birth Of The West

Have you ever wondered about the many ways in which those in the West look back to the Greeks...

Johnson, William
HISTORY 483S - 01 Cap Sem: History Of Torture

This class offers a history of torture in the western world, from the Renaissance to the present...

Martin, John
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 467S - 01 Cap Sem: Russia-Ussr-Russia

The seminar offers an in-depth engagement with Russian modern history. Starting in the late 19th...

Krylova, Anna
HISTORY 220 - 01 China Antiquity To 1400

Beginning with the early neolithic cultures, focus on the evolution of Han civilization, the...

Mazumdar, Sucheta
HISTORY 103 - 01 Comp Appr Global Issues

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

Rosenblatt, Adam
HISTORY 313 - 01 Crime And The City

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

Thorne, Susan
HISTORY 234 - 01 Democracy: Ancient And Modern

Examines democracy in its ancient and modern forms, with special attention to Athenian and...

Atkins, Jed
HISTORY 125S - 01 Doc Exper: A Video Appr

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

Hawkins, Gary
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 286 - 01 Europe In Twentieth Cent

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

Bejan, Cristina Adriana
HISTORY 312 - 01 Europe's Colonial Encounter

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

Bartlett, Charles F
HISTORY 89S - 02 First-Year Seminar (Top)

Topics vary each semester offered. Instructor: Staff

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 372 - 01 France And Africa

Examination of the Franco-African relationship over time, from the four "communes" in Senegal to...

Smith, Stephen
HISTORY 202 - 01 Gender And Socialism

History of socialist feminism as a global political movement and philosophical-theoretical...

Krylova, Anna
HISTORY 229S - 01 Global Men And Masculinities Hasso, Frances
HISTORY 201 - 01 Globalization And History

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

Zanalda, Giovanni
HISTORY 250 - 01 Green Germany

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

Dolan, Kristen
HISTORY 152S - 01 Gtwy Sem-History At Sea

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

Ewald, Janet
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 160S - 01 Gtwy Sem: The Global Sixties

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

Kidd, Gray F.
HISTORY 188S - 01 Gtwy: Gender/political Economy Olcott, Jocelyn
HISTORY 205 - 01 Health And Healing In Africa

Examines how various communities in Africa have experienced, perceived, and treated maladies...

Ewald, Janet
HISTORY 120 - 01 History Of American Democracy

This course explores the sweep of US history, from the colonial period to the present, through...

Edwards, Laura
HISTORY 203 - 01 History Of Global Health Barnes, Nicole
HISTORY 367 - 01 History Of The Book

The history of the book as physical object from its earliest forms (clay tablets, papyrus...

Woods, Jennifer
HISTORY 290 - 01 History Special Topics Ricco, Giulia
HISTORY 190S - 02 History Special Topics

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

Ramage, Maxwell
HISTORY 190S - 01 History Special Topics

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

Danelon, Nevio
HISTORY 129 - 01 Intro To African Studies

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

Makhulu, Anne-Maria
HISTORY 264 - 01 Latin Am Wars Of Independence French, John
HISTORY 260 - 01 Magic/rel/sci Since 1400

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

Robisheaux, Thomas
HISTORY 342 - 01 Making Modern America

Transformations in society, politics, foreign relations, and arts and literature between Spanish...

Goldsmith, Will
HISTORY 244 - 02 Med Christianity In Film/fictn

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

DuBois, Katharine
HISTORY 244 - 01 Med Christianity In Film/fictn

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

DuBois, Katharine
HISTORY 321 - 01 Modern Caribbean

Focus on the Caribbean region as it transitioned from a collection of slave and colonial...

Dubois, Laurent
HISTORY 217S - 01 Nigeria: A Modern History Daly, Samuel
HISTORY 345 - 01 North American Environmntl Hst

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

Bruno, Louis
HISTORY 238S - 01 Political Nonviolence

In this seminar, we will investigate cases of peaceful resolutions of intractable conflicts...

Miller, Martin
HISTORY 123 - 01 Private Wealth & Public Giving

Surveys the entangled relationship between private wealth and public giving over the past few...

Ramaswamy, Sumathi
HISTORY 248S - 01 Publishing & Mktg Pop Fiction

A case study of the US romance fiction industry and its global reach. The romance novel is the...

DuBois, Katharine
HISTORY 488S - 01 Research In Human Rights

A primary learning objective is to have students connect the intellectual themes and scholarly...

Katzenstein, Suzanne
HISTORY 303 - 01 Rise Mod Sci: Newton-Einstein

See History 302. Instructor: Staff

Mauskopf, Seymour
HISTORY 233 - 01 Roman History

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

Boatwright, Mary
HISTORY 496S - 01 Senior Thesis Seminar

Continuation of History 495S. Instructor: Staff

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 496S - 02 Senior Thesis Seminar

Continuation of History 495S. Instructor: Staff

Malegam, Jehangir
HISTORY 112 - 01 Sexual Pleasure/modern World

Interdisciplinary study of ways societies around the globe have understood sexual pleasure....

Sigal, Peter
HISTORY 266D - 001 Soccer Politics

Explores global history of soccer with focus on Europe, Africa, and Latin America. Examines...

Dubois, Laurent
HISTORY 266D - 01D Soccer Politics

Explores global history of soccer with focus on Europe, Africa, and Latin America. Examines...

Dubois, Laurent
HISTORY 266D - 02D Soccer Politics

Explores global history of soccer with focus on Europe, Africa, and Latin America. Examines...

Dubois, Laurent
HISTORY 266D - 03D Soccer Politics

Explores global history of soccer with focus on Europe, Africa, and Latin America. Examines...

Dubois, Laurent
HISTORY 266D - 04D Soccer Politics

Explores global history of soccer with focus on Europe, Africa, and Latin America. Examines...

Dubois, Laurent
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 365D - 001 The Modern Regulatory State

Interdisciplinary inquiry into the origins/evolution of modern regulatory institutions in...

Merck, Ashton
HISTORY 365D - 01D The Modern Regulatory State

Interdisciplinary inquiry into the origins/evolution of modern regulatory institutions in...

Merck, Ashton
HISTORY 365D - 02D The Modern Regulatory State

Interdisciplinary inquiry into the origins/evolution of modern regulatory institutions in...

Merck, Ashton
HISTORY 334S - 01 The University As A Culture

The university generates some of the most influential forms of knowledge in the world, yet we...

Matory, J.
HISTORY 390S - 05 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Kirk, Robin
HISTORY 390S - 01 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

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

Instructor: Staff

Chafe, William
HISTORY 390S - 03 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Glymph, Thavolia
HISTORY 390S - 04 Topics In History Seminar

Instructor: Staff

Douglass, Patrice
HISTORY 249S - 01 Transnational Feminism Hasso, Frances
HISTORY 212 - 01 Turks And Europe

Readings in cultural history and literature to examine transformations in Turkish identity from...

Göknar, Erdag
HISTORY 344 - 01 U.s. Social Movements

Examines the social movements that have shaped U.S. history, starting with the American...

Goldsmith, Will
HISTORY 381S - 01 Veterans Oral History Project

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

Lanier, Michelle
HISTORY 374 - 01 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 360S - 01 Writing American Politics

Reading and writing intensive seminar focused on documentary works that document and discuss US...

Tyson, Timothy
Number Title Course Description Instructor
HISTORY 730S - 01 A Cultural Analysis Of Ghettos Jaskot, Paul
HISTORY 881 - 01 Christian Manuscript Culture Knust, Jennifer
HISTORY 703S - 01 Focusing On Tchng & Pedagogy

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

Neuschel, Kristen
HISTORY 548S - 01 Global History Of Medicine Barnes, Nicole
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 501S - 01 History Of Sexuality

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

Sigal, Peter
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 550S - 01 Life Stories Partner, Simon
HISTORY 520S - 01 Microhistory

Examines methods of micro-historical analysis, focusing on distinctive practices that define...

Robisheaux, Thomas
HISTORY 790S-10 - 01 Rdngs Empr/colonial Encounters

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

Gaspar, Barry
HISTORY 702S - 01 Research Seminar In Hst

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

Lentz-Smith, Adriane
HISTORY 890S-13 - 01 Rsch Top Methods & Theory

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

Edwards, Laura
HISTORY 564S - 01 Toleration

Explores the ideas of toleration, freedom of conscience, and religious liberty through a careful...

Atkins, Jed
HISTORY 590S - 01 Topics In History Seminar

Seminars in advanced topics designed for graduate students and advanced undergraduates. Topics...

Olcott, Jocelyn
HISTORY 590S - 02 Topics In History Seminar

Seminars in advanced topics designed for graduate students and advanced undergraduates. Topics...

Bassiri, Nima
HISTORY 590S - 03 Topics In History Seminar

Seminars in advanced topics designed for graduate students and advanced undergraduates. Topics...

Miles, Simon
HISTORY 553S - 01 Urban Histories Thorne, Susan