College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Fall 2017 Course Listings

View the History Department's course offerings for Fall 2017 by course level. Please click here to find which courses qualify for Category I & II. To see the History Department Fall 2017 Course Flyer click here.

For a listing of all History Department courses click here.

  • 100-200 level courses will give you an overview of a topic or region and teach you how historians work.
  • 300-400 level classes explore specific themes and help you develop your skills as a critical thinker, writer, and historian.
  • 500-600 level courses specialize in specific topics, help you deepen your understanding, and hone your writing and analytic skills.
     
HIST 101 Introduction to History: _____
An introduction to the study of history. The course will expose the student to the major issues and methods of historical study. This will be done through the study of a specific historical period or topical area. In the study of this period or topic, students will be introduced to schemes of interpretation, critical readings and analysis, primary sources, and evaluation of evidence. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

HIST 104 Introduction to African History
An introduction to important historical developments in Africa. Topics include empires, kingdoms, the slave trade, European colonialism, liberation movements, national identities, and a return to independence. (Same as AAAS 105.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Omwodo, Hannington
MW 11:00-12:15 PM WES 4002 - LAWRENCE
3 23954
HIST 107 Introduction to the Ancient World
This course covers the history of the ancient Near East, Greece and Rome with emphasis on the origins of agriculture, writing, cities, empires, and democracy. Students will be introduced to schemes of interpretation, critical readings, and analysis, primary sources, and evaluation of evidence. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Sivan, Hagith
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM SUM 506 - LAWRENCE
3 26479
HIST 109 The Black Experience in the Americas
An interdisciplinary study of the history of the African peoples of the New World, relating their cultures and institutions to the African background and to their peculiar New World experiences up to and including the nineteenth century. While the main emphasis is on the U.S.A., attention is also paid to the Caribbean and Latin America. Approaches include demography, economics, social and political developments, literature, and music. (Same as AAAS 106.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Alexander, Shawn
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM WES 3139 - LAWRENCE
3 25259
HIST 114 Renaissance to Revolution: Europe 1500-1789
An introduction to early modern European history, with emphasis on the cultural, political, economic, and cultural forces which have helped to shape the modern world. The renaissance, the rise of nation states, the Reformation, absolutism and constitutionalism, the Enlightenment, and the coming of the French Revolution. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Corteguera, Luis
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 24359
HIST 117 Russia, An Introduction
This course introduces students to the history of Russia from its beginnings to the present. It explores Russia's ethnic and religious diversity, the relationship between the state and its peoples, the geopolitics of its place between Europe and Asia, and the revolutionary movements that shook Russia and shaped the world around it. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Levin, Eve
Holland, Alana
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM WES 4002 - LAWRENCE
3 23309
HIST 124 Latin American Culture and Society
An introduction to the interdisciplinary study of Latin America, as manifest in the arts and literature, history, and in environmental, political, economic, and social realities. Explores and critiques the principal themes and methodologies of Latin American Studies, with an aim towards synthesizing contributions from several different disciplines. Emphasizes the unique insights and perspectives made possible by interdisciplinary collaboration and provides students with the basic knowledge base for understanding Latin America today. (Same as LAA 100.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Schwaller, Robert
Bias, Brett
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 25780
LEC Nascimento Gregoire, Joao Batista
MWF 02:00-02:50 PM WES 4023 - LAWRENCE
3 26809
HIST 128 History of the United States Through the Civil War
A historical survey of the United States from the peopling of the continent through the Civil War. This survey is designed to reflect the diversity of the American experience, to offer the student a chronological perspective on the history of the United States, and to explore the main themes, issues, ideas, and events which shaped that history. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Harvey, Douglas
MW 01:00-01:50 PM HAW 1005 - LAWRENCE
3 15097
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 08:00-08:50 AM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 17300
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 11:00-11:50 AM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 20872
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 10:00-10:50 AM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 20873
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 12:00-12:50 PM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 17790
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 09:00-09:50 AM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 20874
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 01:00-01:50 PM WES 1003 - LAWRENCE
3 29798
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 02:00-02:50 PM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 17299
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 12:00-12:50 PM WES 3659 - LAWRENCE
3 22931
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 01:00-01:50 PM WES 3659 - LAWRENCE
3 21958
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 01:00-01:50 PM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 21959
DIS Harvey, Douglas
F 11:00-11:50 AM WES 3659 - LAWRENCE
3 21962
HIST 129 History of the United States After the Civil War
A historical survey of the American people from Reconstruction to the present. This survey is designed to reflect the diversity of the American experience, to offer the student a chronological perspective on the history of the United States, and to explore the main themes, issues, ideas, and events that shaped American history. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Moran, Jeffrey
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 26480
LEC Farber, David
MW 10:00-10:50 AM MAL 1001 - LAWRENCE
3 17416
DIS
F 08:00-08:50 AM WES 4045 - LAWRENCE
3 18512
DIS
Th 09:00-09:50 AM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 18509
DIS
F 10:00-10:50 AM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 18510
DIS
F 09:00-09:50 AM WES 3659 - LAWRENCE
3 19402
DIS
F 08:00-08:50 AM WES 3659 - LAWRENCE
3 18513
DIS
F 10:00-10:50 AM WES 3659 - LAWRENCE
3 19403
DIS
Th 10:00-10:50 AM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 18511
DIS
Th 11:00-11:50 AM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 21968
DIS
F 09:00-09:50 AM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 23322
DIS
Th 12:00-12:50 PM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 23323
HIST 140 Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change
This interdisciplinary course and laboratory sections survey the foundations of environmental understanding and the process of scientific discovery from perspectives that combine the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences. Key topics include the history of environmental systems and life on earth, the discovery of biotic evolution, ecological change, and climate change. Laboratory sections apply the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences to earth systems and the development of environmental understanding using historical and present-day examples. (Same as EVRN 140 and GEOG 140.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brox, Ali
Cushman, Gregory
Vanderveen, Cornelis
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM JRP 150 - LAWRENCE
5 18514
LBN Brox, Ali
Cushman, Gregory
Vanderveen, Cornelis
F 09:00-10:50 AM SNOW 316 - LAWRENCE
5 21771
LBN
Tu 11:00-12:50 PM SNOW 316 - LAWRENCE
5 20130
LBN
W 11:00-12:50 PM SNOW 316 - LAWRENCE
5 20132
LBN
Th 11:00-12:50 PM SNOW 316 - LAWRENCE
5 20133
LBN
W 01:00-02:50 PM SNOW 316 - LAWRENCE
5 20131
HIST 144 Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change, Honors
This interdisciplinary course surveys the foundations of environmental understanding and the process of scientific discovery from perspectives that combine the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences. Key topics include the history of environmental systems and life on earth, the discovery of biotic evolution, ecological change, and climate change. Laboratory sections apply the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences to earth systems and the development of environmental understanding using historical and present-day examples. (Same as GEOG 144 and EVRN 144.) Open only to students admitted to the University Honors Program or by permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brox, Ali
Cushman, Gregory
Vanderveen, Cornelis
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM JRP 150 - LAWRENCE
5 20121
LBN Brox, Ali
Cushman, Gregory
Vanderveen, Cornelis
F 09:00-10:50 AM SNOW 316 - LAWRENCE
5 20107
HIST 160 Introduction to West African History
This course treats West African history through the first part of the twentieth century. The student is provided with a perspective on the major historical patterns that gave rise to West Africa's development as an integral part of world history. Special attention is paid to anthropological, geographical, and technological developments that influenced West African political and socioeconomic changes. (Same as AAAS 160.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Omwodo, Hannington
TuTh 08:00-09:15 AM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 23981
HIST 177 First Year Seminar: _____
A limited-enrollment, seminar course for first-time freshmen, organized around current issues in history. May not contribute to major requirements in history. First year seminar topics are coordinated and approved through the Office of First Year Experiences. Prerequisite: First-time freshman status. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Wood, Nathaniel
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 25784
LEC Gregg, Sara
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM WES 4022 - LAWRENCE
3 26047
LEC Brown, Marie
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 23304
HIST 301 The Historian's Craft
This course introduces students to the practice and methods of the study of history and serves as the gateway to the major. Students learn (1) to think historically; (2) to understand how historians construct and write about the past through narratives, theory and analytical discussion; (3) to critically evaluate historical arguments and the material used to substantiate those arguments, including an introduction to the process of peer review; (4) to develop writing and research skills including the interpretation of primary sources; and (5) to master professional standards of presenting their findings. This course is required of all history majors and is a prerequisite for HIST 696 Seminar in:________. Prerequisite: Open only to declared History majors or by consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Omwodo, Hannington
MW 01:00-02:15 PM WES 3134 - LAWRENCE
3 15164
LEC Moran, Jeffrey
MW 11:00-12:15 PM WES 3659 - LAWRENCE
3 29538
LEC Hagel, Jonathan
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM SUM 514 - LAWRENCE
3 19354
HIST 318 Indian Territory
This course examines the cultural, social, economic, environmental, and political history of Indian Territory in what is now the state of Oklahoma. It surveys the diverse geographical regions, tribal cultures, the impact of Indian Removal Act, assimilation, acculturation, westward expansion, the Civil War, boarding schools, the Dawes Act, the Curtis Act, and land runs on Indian Territory residents. The course also treats post-Civil War violence, outlaws, and the role of tribal courts along with controversies over removals, Land Run celebrations, allotment scandals, and Osage oil murders. (Same as HWC 345 and ISP 345.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Mihesuah, Devon
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 29650
HIST 321 From Mystics to Feminists: Women's History in Europe 1600 to the Present
This survey of women's history in Europe looks at changing patterns of women's economic roles and family structures in preindustrial and industrial society, the importance of women in religious life, cultural assumptions underlying gender roles, and the relationship of women to political movements, including the rise of feminism. (Same as WGSS 321.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Vicente, Marta
MW 11:00-11:50 AM MAL 2001 - LAWRENCE
3 25785
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 25786
DIS
F 12:00-12:50 PM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 25787
DIS
F 10:00-10:50 AM WES 4002 - LAWRENCE
3 25788
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM WES 4002 - LAWRENCE
3 25789
HIST 328 The Modern Middle East
A survey of the history of the Middle East from 1800 to the present. Lectures and discussions focus on diversity within the Middle East over two centuries of major political and cultural change. Topics include causes for the decline of the Ottoman Empire, debates over modernization, European imperialism and the formation of nation-states, twentieth century cultural revolutions and women's activism, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and the revival of Islamic social movements. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brown, Marie
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM MAL 2001 - LAWRENCE
3 25767
HIST 335 History of Jewish Women
This course explores the history of Jewish women from antiquity to the twentieth century. It examines the historical constructions of women's gender roles and identities in Jewish law and custom as well as the social and cultural impact of those constructions in the context of the realities of women''s lives in both Jewish and non-Jewish society. (Same as JWSH 335, WGSS 335.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Sternberg, Frances
Tu 02:30-05:00 PM WES 4010 - LAWRENCE
3 23587
HIST 336 Ethics, Ideas, and Nature
This course examines the ethical frameworks developed for thinking about, using, and protecting the natural world. Examples of topics include indigenous approaches to nature, the history of ecological ideas, environmental movements, the role of the state of managing resources, utilitarianism and progressivism, environmental lawmaking, wilderness advocacy, nature and theology, the rights of nature, and environmental justice. Students are introduced to the theories of duty ethics, justice ethics, utilitarianism, and right ethics, and required to apply ethical decision making to contemporary and historical environmental issues. Multiple perspectives on the history of human interactions with nature demonstrate the importance of reflecting upon the value systems inherent in human-centered environmental ethics and nature-centered environmental ethics. (Same as EVRN 336.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Caminero-Santangelo, Byron
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM LEA 2112 - LAWRENCE
3 22355
LEC Boynton, Alex
MW 11:00-12:15 PM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 24790
LEC Boynton, Alex
MW 01:00-02:15 PM ROB 252 - LAWRENCE
3 26683
HIST 337 History, Ethics, Modernity
This course will examine the question "How has human dignity been preserved or violated in the modern age?" Cast in a global framework, some of the probable themes are the history of human rights; the moral universe of genocide; the (in)dignity of industrial work; the shifting status of the poor and the colonized and their treatment by the state and society; the impact of changing technology on ethics in war, peace and the environment; and the violation of dignity as a factor in collective resistance. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Rosenthal, Anton
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM WES 4023 - LAWRENCE
3 23312
HIST 340 The History of the Second World War
A survey of the origins, course, and consequences of the war, 1930-1945. Political, economic, military, and social aspects will be dealt with in the context of their global effects. Extensive use will be made of motion pictures and other media. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Lewis, Adrian
MW 11:00-11:50 AM MAL 2048 - LAWRENCE
3 19141
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM WES 4011 - LAWRENCE
3 19153
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM WES 4021 - LAWRENCE
3 22929
DIS
F 01:00-01:50 PM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 19144
DIS
F 02:00-02:50 PM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 22928
HIST 341 Hitler and Nazi Germany
An examination of the rise of Hitler and Nazism, beginning with the breakdown of 19th century culture in the First World War and continuing through the failure of democracy under the Weimar Republic. The course will also discuss the impact of Nazism on Germany and how Nazism led to the Second World War and the Holocaust. (Same as JWSH 341.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Denning, Andrew
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM SUM 427 - LAWRENCE
3 24679
LEC Sternberg, Frances
W 06:00-08:30 PM REGN 263 - EDWARDS
3 23589
HIST 345 Hard Times: The Depression Years in America, 1929-1941
An analysis of the experiences of the American people during the Great Depression. Attention will also be given to the global dimensions of the crisis, socioeconomic dislocation, cultural and institutional change, and the impact of the Asian and European wars. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Hagel, Jonathan
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM SUM 426 - LAWRENCE
3 25804
HIST 361 Youth, Sex, and Romance in Post-WWII United States
Most people don't think of sex and romance as having a history. And youth seems just a natural stage of life. But the nature of "courtship," the definitions of sex, and the meaning of "youth" have changed dramatically over time, and people struggle over those definitions right up to the current day. In this class we try to make historical sense of those struggles by focusing on a volatile and complicated period in U.S. history: the years from World War II through the recent past. (Same as WGSS 361.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Bailey, Beth
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM MAL 2001 - LAWRENCE
3 25766
HIST 362 The American Way of War Since World War II
This course is a survey of American Military History from World War II to current military operations. It covers the Cold War, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, both Persian Gulf wars, the global war on terrorism, and the war in Afghanistan. The course examines the causes, course, conduct, and consequences of the wars and covers advances in technology and doctrine, civil-military relations, foreign policy, and inter-service rivalry, providing a political, military, and cultural history of the wars. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Lewis, Adrian
MW 12:30-01:45 PM WES 4002 - LAWRENCE
3 22923
HIST 378 Beyond the Iron Curtain: Soviet Perspectives on the Cold War
This course reimagines the Cold War through Soviet eyes, challenging assumptions and offering less familiar perspectives on a global conflict. Analyzing Soviet and American mass media, popular culture, declassified documents, and personal stories, students investigate the following: Who started the Cold War, and who won it? Was it a time of relative peace or paranoia? How did the two sides view each other and did espionage help them know each other better? How did people and culture sometimes cross the iron curtain? What were the Soviets doing in places like Latin America and the Middle East? And why were both sides so concerned with Olympic athletes, ballet defectors, and cosmonauts? LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Scott, Erik
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM SMI 108 - LAWRENCE
3 25805
HIST 382 Jerusalem Through the Ages
As a prominent site in the religious and cultural histories of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, Jerusalem is uniquely situated as one of the world's most sacred cities. For more than 3,000 years, this city has been a focal point of religious and political activity. Through the critical reading of historical and religious texts, and archaeological data, this course will explore the historical development of Jerusalem as a sacred place in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. (Same as CLSX 382, JWSH 382 and REL 382.) LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Welch, Eric
MW 11:00-12:15 PM SUM 506 - LAWRENCE
3 25921
HIST 390 Topics in: _____
A study of a specialized theme or topic in History. May be repeated for credit when topic varies. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Omwodo, Hannington
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM ROB 159 - LAWRENCE
3 26949
HIST 402 Roman Military History
The Defense of the Roman Frontiers. This course emphasizes the development of the frontiers of the Roman empire from Caesar to the late second century. It includes the origins of the Germans and their society, the Celtic background, and the relationship between the emperor and the army. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Sivan, Hagith
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM SUM 506 - LAWRENCE
3 25765
HIST 492 Readings in History
Investigation of a subject selected by the student with the advice and direction of an instructor. Individual reports and conferences. Two (2) Readings in History courses may be applied to the major and no more than one (1) may be applied to the minor. Prerequisite: Ten hours of college history including at least two upper-class courses and a "B" average in history. Consent of instructor. IND.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Bailey, Victor
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12020
IND Clark, Katherine
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15098
IND Corteguera, Luis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12022
IND Epstein, Steven
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16988
IND Forth, Christopher
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21667
IND Greene, J.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14808
IND Hagel, Jonathan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 20653
IND Jahanbani, Sheyda
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17638
IND Kelton, Paul
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12023
IND Kuznesof, Elizabeth
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12024
IND Lewis, Adrian
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21753
IND MacGonagle, Elizabeth
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12025
IND Moran, Jeffrey
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12026
IND Rath, Eric
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12027
IND Rosenthal, Anton
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12028
IND Sivan, Hagith
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12029
IND Vicente, Marta
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 12030
IND Warren, Kimberley
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15099
IND Weber, Jennifer
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15318
IND Wood, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15319
HIST 510 Topics in: _____
A study of a specialized theme or topic in History. May be repeated for credit when topic varies. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Case, Steven
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
W 04:00-04:50 PM HAW 2030 - LAWRENCE
2-3 22781
HIST 525 France and Its Empire: From Acadia to Zidane
A study of modern France through the lens of its overseas empire and the relations between French colonies and the metropolitan "Hexagon." This course studies the establishment of New France in the early modern period, the relationship between the French Revolution and colonies like Haiti, the French obsession with North Africa in the nineteenth century, the "Second Empire" at home and abroad, the French role in the Scramble for Africa and the global age of imperialism, the participation of colonial troops in the world wars, the post-World War II age of colonial wars and decolonization, and the contemporary role of imperial memory and immigrants to France from its former colonies. Prerequisite: Requires a prior history course or permission of the instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Denning, Andrew
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM MS 106 - LAWRENCE
3 25808
HIST 541 British History, Tudors and Stuarts
An introduction to the impact on the British Isles of the Reformation and Renaissance; the development of the Tudor state; Parliament; the Stuart monarchy; the Anglican counter-reformation; civil war; the Cromwellian experiment. Prerequisite: A prior history course, or permission of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

HIST 579 The History of Brazil
The history of Brazil from European discovery to the present with emphasis on social and economic change. Topics discussed will include the Indian, African, and European backgrounds, slave society, the frontier in Brazilian development, cycles of economic growth and regionalism, the role of foreign capital, industrial development, labor, urban problems, the military in government, and human rights. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Kuznesof, Elizabeth
MW 12:30-01:45 PM WES 4008 - LAWRENCE
3 20907
HIST 615 Rise of Modern America: Politics, Culture, and Society, 1900-1950
The history of the United States in the First Half of the Twentieth Century. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2017 semester.

HIST 625 Body, Self and Society
An intensive examination of the role of the human body in the creation of personal and social identities in the Western world. Students become acquainted with contemporary theories of embodiment and senses as they are applied to a variety of historical themes, and develop research projects on a topic negotiated with the instructor. (Same as HWC 575, WGSS 575.) Prerequisite: An upper-division course in History, Humanities and Western Civilization, or Women Gender and Sexuality Studies; or permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Forth, Christopher
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM BL 206 - LAWRENCE
3 25822
HIST 696 Seminar in: _____
A seminar designed to introduce students to the theory and practice of historical inquiry. A research paper will be required. May not be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Twelve hours of upper-class courses in history and completion of HIST 301 or consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2017
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Hagel, Jonathan
MW 09:30-10:45 AM ROB 201 - LAWRENCE
3 18517
LEC Kuznesof, Elizabeth
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM WES 4002 - LAWRENCE
3 22008

 
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