Department of History

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of History
305 Bowman Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2882
history@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/history


Undergraduate Programs

Minors

Graduate Programs

Department of History Faculty

  • Adams, Kevin J. (2006), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley, 2004
  • Bindas, Kenneth J. (1995), Professor and Department Chair, Ph.D., University of Toledo, 1988
  • Crawford, Matthew J. (2009), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of California-San Diego, 2009
  • Diacon, Todd A. (2012), Professor and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1987
  • Grahn, Lance R. (2015), Campus Dean, Ph.D., Duke University
  • Gruenwald, Kim M. (1995), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Colorado-Boulder, 1994
  • Heaphy, Leslie Anne (1995), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Toledo, 1995
  • Heiss, Mary Ann (1992), Associate Professor, Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1991
  • Hudson, Leonne M. (1983), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 1990
  • Keefer, Bradley S. (1987), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 2006
  • Li, Hongshan (1993), Professor, Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia, 1992
  • Menning, Ralph R. (2006), Assistant Professor
  • Pino, Julio Cesar (1992), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of California-Los Angeles, 1991
  • Scarnecchia, Timothy L. (2007), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1994
  • Seelye, James E. (2010), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Toledo, 2010
  • Sergi, Molly M. (1991), Professor, Ph.D., Kent State University, 2015
  • Smith, Elizabeth M. (2001), Associate Professor, Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 2001
  • Starkey, Lindsay J. (2012), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2012
  • Steigmann-Gall, Richard A. (2000), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Toronto, 1999
  • Strate, Shane (2013), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2009
  • Thyret, Isolde R. (1994), Associate Professor, Ph.D., University of Washington, 1992
  • Wamsley, Esther S. (2005), Assistant Professor, Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1998
  • Wunderlin, Clarence E. (1988), Professor, Ph.D., Northeastern Illinois University, 1987

History (HIST)

HIST 11050     WORLD HISTORY: ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL (DIVG) (KHUM)      3 Credit Hours

World history from early human societies through the mid-17th century.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global, Kent Core Humanities, TAG History, Transfer Module Humanities

HIST 11051     WORLD HISTORY: MODERN (DIVG) (KHUM)      3 Credit Hours

World history from mid-17th century to the present.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global, Kent Core Humanities, TAG History, Transfer Module Humanities

HIST 12070     EARLY AMERICA: FROM PRE-COLONIZATION TO CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION (DIVD) (KHUM)      3 Credit Hours

A survey of United States history through 1877.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Domestic, Kent Core Humanities, TAG History, Transfer Module Humanities

HIST 12071     MODERN AMERICA: FROM INDUSTRIALIZATION TO GLOBALIZATION (DIVD) (KHUM)      3 Credit Hours

A survey of United States history since 1877.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Domestic, Kent Core Humanities, TAG History, Transfer Module Humanities

HIST 31024     WORLD WAR II      3 Credit Hours

Survey of one of the greatest political and military events in history, focusing especially on causes, major personalities and chief political, ideological, moral, scientific and diplomatic aspects.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31027     HISTORY OF ENGLAND TO 1688      3 Credit Hours

Survey of medieval and early modern England. Topics include Norman Conquest, medieval culture and society, Reformation, Age of Elizabeth, English Revolution.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31028     ENGLAND SINCE 1688      3 Credit Hours

Survey of national development from the Glorious Revolution through the Second World war,with special attention to leaders, prominent individuals and problems of change.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31030     NATO:THE ENDURING ALLIANCE      3 Credit Hours

Examination of the historical and contemporary roles of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

Prerequisite: Junior standing or special approval of instructor.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31031     THE PROTESTANT AND CATHOLIC REFORMATIONS      3 Credit Hours

Comprehensive course dealing with the religious, political, economic and social change accompanying the religious upheavals of the 16th century.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31032     SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

This course will analyze those political, economic, social, religious and intellectual factors leading to economic crisis and civil wars in Europe.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31035     THE GLOBAL COLD WAR      3 Credit Hours

Explores the Cold War through a global lens. Includes political, diplomatic, cultural, and social perspectives.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31040     AMERICAN HISTORY THROUGH POPULAR MUSIC      3 Credit Hours

Allows students to develop an understanding of the interconnection between the rise of popular music in the period after 1865 to the social, political, and technological changes that this period witnessed and how this helps to understand the meaning and significance of cultural identity in modern American history.

Prerequisite: sophomore standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31050     HISTORY AND SOCIETY OF MODERN GREECE      3 Credit Hours

Study of modern Greece concentrating on political, economic, cultural and societal developments since 1821.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31052     HISTORY OF MODERN FRANCE      3 Credit Hours

Survey of French history from 1815 to the present. Topics include industrialization, republicanism and revolution, the experience of war and defeat, empire and decolonization.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31053     MODERN EUROPE, 1815 TO PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

Covers the political, social, and cultural history of Europe from the peace at the end of the Napoleonic wars to the present.

Prerequisite: sophomore standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31056     EUROPE IN THE RENAISSANCE      3 Credit Hours

Analysis of the various factors leading Europe from a rural, feudal, ecclesiastical society to one characterized by urbanism, trade, secularism and the state.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31061     HISTORY OF OHIO      3 Credit Hours

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31071     US FOREIGN RELATIONS THROUGH 1898      3 Credit Hours

Explores the foundational period of U.S. foreign relations. Includes consideration of the roots and principles of U.S. foreign policy, continental consolidation, and U.S. incursions in the Western Hemisphere.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31072     US FOREIGN RELATIONS, 1898-1945      3 Credit Hours

Explores the evolving U.S. world role from the Spanish-American War through World War II. Includes consideration of the expanding U.S. interest in Latin America, Asia, and elsewhere as well as the liberal international vision that impelled such interest.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31073     US FOREIGN RELATIONS SINCE 1945      3 Credit Hours

Explores the rise and fall of U.S. global hegemony since World War II. Includes consideration of the Cold War, decolonization, détente, and the post-Cold War era.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31075     HISTORY OF WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with WMST 30100) An exploration of the political, economic, social, intellectual, and cultural forces that have shaped women's lives, women's thought, perceptions of womanhood, and feminism for 1607 to the present in what is now the United States.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31080     AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY: SLAVERY TO FREEDOM      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with PAS 33101) Survey of African American history from the colonial period to 1877. Course provides a general knowledge of the social, political and cultural history of African Americans from colonial times to the end of the Reconstruction.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31081     AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY: RECONSTRUCTION TO THE PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with PAS 33102) Survey of African American history from 1877 to the present. Course provides a general knowledge of the social, political and cultural history of African Americans from the end of the Reconstruction to the present.

Prerequisite: HIST 31080 or PAS 33101.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31087     SECTIONAL CONFLICT AND CIVIL WAR      3 Credit Hours

Differences within the United States, including the controversy over slavery; the Civil War in all its aspects.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31100     RECONSTRUCTION AND THE LATER SOUTH      3 Credit Hours

Controversy during and after the Civil War as to racial and sectional relationships; the post- Reconstruction compromises and their undoing. Prerequisite: Junior standing

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31101     WAR AND SOCIETY IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1607 THROUGH 1865      3 Credit Hours

An examination of the impact of conflict and the military upon the society, culture, economy and diplomacy of the United States. Topics include colonial Indian wars, the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the Mexican-American War and the Civil War.

Prerequisite: HIST 12070.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31102     WAR AND SOCIETY IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1865 TO THE PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

An examination of the impact of conflict and the military on the society, culture, economy and diplomacy of the United States. Topics include the frontier Army, the Spanish-American War and empire in the Pacific, the two world wars, the Cold War and the War on Terror.

Prerequisite: HIST 12071.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31104     MIGRATIONS TO AMERICA, 1607 TO PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

Examines the coming together of people from five continents to the United States and provides an overview of shifting patterns of migration both coerced and free to the United States. Starting in the colonial era, when slaves and servants typified the migration to America, this course then follows the migrations of pre-industrial, industrial, and post-industrial immigrants, their reception by American institutions and natives, and their efforts to construct communities in a new country.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31106     PROGRESSIVE AMERICA: THE UNITED STATES, 1896-1919      3 Credit Hours

Major political, economic, social, cultural and diplomatic events from the crisis of the 1890s through the first World War.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31107     NEW ERA THROUGH WORLD WAR: THE UNITED STATES, 1920-1945      3 Credit Hours

Major political, economic, social, cultural and diplomatic events from the new era of the 1920s through the second World War.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31108     RECENT AMERICA: THE UNITED STATES, 1945-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

Examines everyday life and culture, assesses the degree to which presidents and their administrations are the reflections of their constituencies, and evaluates the significant events and themes of U.S. history since 1945.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31112     CHINESE CIVILIZATION      3 Credit Hours

General survey of evolution of Chinese civilization from the Bronze Age to the rise of communism.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31113     HISTORY OF JAPAN      3 Credit Hours

General survey of the development of Japan from a loose confederation of clans to a modern industrial state.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31114     TRADITION AND REVOLUTION IN SOUTHEAST ASIA      3 Credit Hours

Focusing on Southeast Asia, this course is organized chronologically around three broad periods: traditional states and societies (to 1800); colonial transformations and indigenous responses (1800-1945); and the emergence of modern nations (since 1945). Within these broad time frames, the course will explore several themes, including the origins of indigenous states; the impact of colonial domination; responses to colonial rule; and the nature of post-colonial societies and political systems. Given the size and diversity of the region, the course will concentrate on four nation-states: Burma, Thailand, the Philippines, and Indonesia.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31115     INDIA SINCE 1526      3 Credit Hours

Presents a broad introduction to the modern history and culture of India, or South Asia. Students will gain an understanding of the geography, traditions, religions, and culture that make India a distinct civilization. The course traces the history of Modern India from the Mughal Empire through the British Raj, Ghandi and nationalism, partition, and the Republic of India. Finally, the course examines the recent rise of Hindu fundamentalism and its implications for the world's largest democracy.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31118     VIETNAM WAR      3 Credit Hours

Study of the causes, evolution and effects of warfare in Vietnam from 1946 to 1975 with special attention to colonialism, nationalism, communism and American intervention.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31119     THE SIXTIES: A THIRD WORLD VIEW      3 Credit Hours

Examines the political, social and cultural upheaval of the 1960s in Latin America, Africa and Asia.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31120     COMPARATIVE THIRD WORLD REVOLUTIONS      3 Credit Hours

Examination of 20th-century revolutions in Latin America, Africa and Asia focusing on ideologies and political leadership.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31123     HISTORY OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICA      3 Credit Hours

Seeks to challenge students to deconstruct the specific causes, meanings, and consequences of political violence in 20th and 21st century Africa and the impact such violence has had on African democratic traditions. We will explore recent and current categories of political violence including state violence against ethnic and regional minorities. (Darfur, Southern Sudan, Uganda, Ethiopia, Rwanda); movements by militias and private armies to carve out control of resource-rich areas (the DRC, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Nigeria), and cross-border conflicts.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31124     HIGHLIFE HISTORIES: MODERN AFRICAN URBAN EXPERIENCE      3 Credit Hours

The term "high-life" is most often associated with a musical style originating in Ghana and Sierra Leone in the 1920s and popular to the present day. The music mixed the sounds of American, European, and Caribbean influences within African musical traditions. Just like the music, African urban life has been a mixture of Western notions of town planning, architecture, and politics with African cultural and interpersonal traditions. The history of the African city offers a useful lens into the complicated and creative mixture of African and global sources. This course will focus on this mixing over the 20th century, concentrating on cities such as Harare, Zimbabwe; Accra, Ghana; Lagos, Nigeria; and Nairobi, Kenya.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31125     ZIONISM AND ISRAEL      3 Credit Hours

Describes history of the Zionist movement from religious, ideological and political viewpoints and the relationship between Zionism and the state of Israel.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31126     HISTORY OF THE MIDDLE EAST      3 Credit Hours

A survey of Islamic civilization in Middle Eastern context from the earliest days to the present.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31127     ANCIENT AND EARLY MEDIEVAL JEWISH HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

Deals with the ancient and early medieval Jewish history from approximately 2000 B.C. to approximately 1200 A.D.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31128     LATE MEDIEVAL AND MODERN JEWISH HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

Survey of Jewish history in Europe and the middle east from the age of the crusades to the 20th century.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31130     HISTORY OF AFRICAN CIVILIZATION      3 Credit Hours

Survey of cultural, political, social and economic history of Africa from antiquity to European conquest. Emphasis on precolonial.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31140     MODERN LATIN AMERICA (DIVG)      3 Credit Hours

Focuses on 20th-century Latin America and the efforts by social classes and their political leaderships to overcome obstacles of underdevelopment. Emphasis on Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Cuba and Central America.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global

HIST 31141     EARLY LATIN AMERICA      3 Credit Hours

Examines Latin America from precolonial times to the late 19th century. Lectures emphasize political and economic questions while readings focus on social history.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31500     FOUNDATIONS IN THE HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with PHIL 31080) An introduction to the study of science as a social, cultural, and historical phenomenon with an emphasis on the history of science primarily in Western civilization since 1500 and the major philosophical approaches to science developed in the twentieth century.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31543     THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION      3 Credit Hours

A survey of the major social, cultural, and historical developments in the sciences and medicine in Europe from 1500 to 1750.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 31550     MEDICINE IN THE MODERN WORLD SINCE 1500      3 Credit Hours

An introduction to the main social, cultural, and intellectual developments in the history of medicine from the Renaissance to the twentieth century using an approach to the history of medicine which emphasizes the interactions between ideas, institutions, and individuals.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 32050     HISTORICAL RESEARCH METHODS      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to the study and practice of historical writing including historical methods, historiography, primary and secondary source research, critical analysis or documentary sources, historical reasoning and the preparation of written reports. Emphasis on developing effective communication skills and research procedures, record-keeping, citation, and bibliography.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 38095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN UNITED STATES HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Special course in the history of the United States, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 38195     SPECIAL TOPICS IN EUROPE SINCE 1500      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Special course in the history of Europe since 1500, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes. Prerequisite: none

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 38295     SPECIAL TOPICS IN GLOBAL HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Special course in the history of one or more of the following: the ancient and medieval worlds, Africa, Asia, Latin America, or the Middle East, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 38395     SPECIAL TOPICS IN PRE-1800 HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Special topics in pre-1800 history.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 40092     INTERNSHIP IN HISTORY (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Student internship at an institution related to the history major (e.g.,historical society, museum, archives, historic preservation organization).

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

HIST 40093     WORKSHOP IN HISTORY      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 50093) Special workshop in history. Topic will vary according to professor.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HIST 40197     AMERICAN CULTURAL HERITAGE:THE ARTS AND SOCIETY      3 Credit Hours

Examination of music, painting and literature in their cultural contexts during four periods of American history. American studies methodology and interdisciplinary thought.

Prerequisite: Junior standing and one prior course in history.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41000     INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51000 and HIST 71000) A survey of public history including: archives, editing, museums and historical agency administration; historic preservation and related skill areas (e.g. artifact analysis, oral history).

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41006     ROMAN HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with CLAS 41006) (Slashed with CLAS 51006, HIST 51006 and HIST 71006) A survey of Roman history from its beginnings to the fall of the Roman empire.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41010     THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51010 and HIST 71010) Survey of major political, social and cultural developments of Europe from the fourth through 10th centuries.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41011     THE HIGH MIDDLE AGES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51011 and HIST 71011) Survey of political, social and cultural developments of Europe from 11th through 13th centuries.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41020     NINETEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

Focus on industrialization and social transformation, political upheavals, intellectual thought, nationalism and foreign policy in Great Britain, France, Prussia and Austria.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41024     MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY, 1914-1945      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51024 and HIST 71024) Special attention paid to the two world wars, Bolshevik Revolution, rise of fascism and fate of European Jewry.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41025     MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY:1945-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51025 and HIST 71025) Survey of European political, economic, social and cultural developments since 1945.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41032     CONSUMPTION AND MASS CULTURE IN MODERN EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

Examines shifts in consumption and the growth of mass consumer society in Europe from 1815 to the present, including the evolution of consumer societies, or those societies in which people construct their identities through commodities; the changes that ensued with the growth of mass consumption; and differing consumption regimes in Eastern and Western Europe in the twentieth century.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41033     WOMEN AND GENDER IN MODERN EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

The modern period of European history saw revolutionary change politically, economically and socially. In this course, the ways that a gendered analysis can change and deepen our understanding of these historical changes and events is examined, including the “lived experience” of women and men focusing on family, sexual lives, work and politics.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41041     HISTORY OF GERMANY, 1871-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

Focuses on the impact of industrialization, the dilemma of the German left, the rise of Nazism and the emergence of two German states after 1945.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41044     IMPERIAL RUSSIA, 1689-1917      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51044 and HIST 71044) Study of the entire imperial period, with focus on modernization, state institutions, nationalities, social groups and estates, economy, politics and ideologies, and elite and popular culture.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41045     MODERN RUSSIA, 1917-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51045 and HIST 71045) Focus on 1917 revolutions; Civil War; nationalities question; NEP, collectivization; Great Terror; World War II; Cold War; Soviet Foreign policy and culture; Perestroika and post-Soviet economic, political and ideological changes.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41051     POLITICS, CULTURE AND SOCIETY OF 20TH-CENTURY EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

Political, social and cultural change in Europe during the twentieth century. Topics include violence, war, revolution, economic crises, and social and political changes.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41056     HISTORY OF COLONIAL AMERICA:1492-1714 (DIVD)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51056 and HIST 71056) Major patterns of thought and behavior among Spanish, French and English expansionists; English colonization to 1714.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Domestic

HIST 41057     EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY AMERICA:1714-1789 (DIVD)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51057 and HIST 71057) Cultural development of English colonies; Great War for Empire; American Revolution and Constitution.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Domestic

HIST 41058     JEFFERSON-JACKSON ERA, 1789-1848      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51058 and HIST 71058) Study of the founding and development of the American nation, especially the periods of Jefferson and Jackson.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41060     COMPARATIVE FASCISM      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51060 and HIST 71060) Examination of the theories and practices of fascist movements and regimes in twentieth-century Europe utilizing a variety of perspectives. Organized primarily thematically instead of geographically with readings and discussions based on historiographical and critical analyses.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41062     THE UNITED STATES:THE WESTWARD MOVEMENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51062 and HIST 71062) The process of settlement from its beginnings; consequences for American history.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41070     AMERICAN SOCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL HISTORY 1790-1876 (DIVD)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51070 and HIST 71070) Major currents of the period: social background of the early republic; religious development; impact of the frontier, abolition. This course may be used to satisfy the university diversity requirement.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Domestic

HIST 41071     AMERICAN SOCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL HISTORY, 1876-PRESENT (DIVD)      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HIST 51071) Development of social Darwinism, racism, pragmatism, popular arts.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Domestic

HIST 41077     THE GREAT DEPRESSION IN AMERICA      3 Credit Hours

Examines the impact and meaning of the Depression era, suggesting that the crisis helped to usher in a new way of imagining American society. Beginning with an overview of modernism, modernity and the modern age, the course explores how the New Deal fits into these theories, how specific programs operated under their ideals, and finally, how American society adapted and accepted this ‘modern’ vision.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41085     THE SIXTIES IN AMERICA      3 Credit Hours

The era of the 1960s outlined the debates and patterns of American history in the latter part of the twentieth century and continues to resonate in our contemporary world. This course examines the seminal events, persons and developments - including JFK's New Frontiers policy; Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X; the March on Washington; Johnson's Great Society; the Vietnam War; the New Left; the counter-culture; country music; the rise of modern conservatism; Nixon; Watergate; and the Oil Crisis - to get a better understanding of the meaning and significance of this crucial era to the history of the United States and the world.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41097     COLLOQUIUM:SAINTS, MONKS, AND THE MEDIEVAL COMMUNITY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51097 and HIST 71097) Investigates major religious institutions that shaped medieval European society and the impact on popular piety.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41112     HISTORY OF MODERN CHINA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51112 and HIST 71112) Disintegration of the Chinese empire amid Western challenge and internal disorder and the subsequent rise of communism.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41129     THE HOLOCAUST:THE DESTRUCTION OF EUROPEAN JEWRY, 1938-1945      3 Credit Hours

Analysis of those political, economic, social and intellectual factors leading to systematic destruction of European Jewry during World War II.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41132     HISTORY OF AFRICA, 1880-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51132 and HIST 71132)

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 41789     THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND NAPOLEON      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 51789 and HIST 71789) Analysis of the causes of Revolution in France, political, ideological and social conflict in the construction of French democracy expansion of the revolution outside of France.

Prerequisite: Senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 42142     AFRO-LATIN AMERICA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 52142, HIST 72142 and PAS 43300) Focuses on the social, cultural and political life of the African population of Latin America, from 19th century slaves to shantytown dwellers of megacities such as Rio de Janiero. Topics include black resistance to racism, race mixture in multicultural societies, and how employment, political participation and family organization empowered the lives of Afro-Latin women.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 42297     COLLOQUIUM:CHINA AND JAPAN (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

Study of important issues in the history of China and Japan through reading and discussing major works pertinent to the issues selected.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

HIST 42497     COLLOQUIUM:WOMEN IN MODERN EUROPE (DIVG) (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 52497 and HIST 72497) The colloquium addresses the experiences of European women from the Enlightenment to the present. Using primary sources and recent scholarship, students examine the relationship between women and state formation, industry, sexuality, empire, socialism, war, welfare, migration and feminism.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global, Writing Intensive Course

HIST 43097     COLLOQUIUM:MEDIEVAL RUSSIA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 53097 and HIST 73097) Political, social, economic and cultural developments from the 9th-17th centuries,particularly the nature of political organization, the Mongol impact, the role of the church and religious life in pre-Petrine Russia.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 43797     COLLOQUIUM ON VICTORIAN ENGLAND (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

Consideration of distinctive features of Victorian England including class structure, ideas, manners, politics, foreign affairs, empire.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

HIST 48697     COLLOQUIUM:U.S. MIDDLE PERIOD, 1820-1900 (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 58697 and HIST 78697) Reading, discussion and written reviewing of important works on the period.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

HIST 48797     COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 58797 and HIST 78797) This colloquium specializes in African American history prior to 1877, with emphasis on historiographical literature of the period.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 48897     COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 58897 and HIST 78897) This colloquium specializes in African American history after 1877, with emphasis on historiographical literature of the period.

Prerequisite: Junior standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 49091     SENIOR SEMINAR IN HISTORY (ELR) (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)History majors complete a significant work of original research based on primary sources. Topics vary by instructor. Enrollment limited to senior history majors.

Prerequisite: History major and senior standing and HIST 32050 with C or higher.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement, Writing Intensive Course

HIST 49095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN UNITED STATES HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 18 credit hours) (Cross-listed with HIST 59095 and HIST 79095) Special course in the history of the United States, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of classess.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 49195     SPECIAL TOPICS: EUROPE SINCE 1500      3 Credit Hours

(repeatable for maximum 18 credit hours) (Cross-listed with HIST 59195 and HIST 79195) Special course in the history of Europe since 1500, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 49196     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION      2,3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

HIST 49199     SENIOR HONORS PROJECT (ELR)      3-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Thesis or other independent study or creative project. Required of students seeking to graduate with honors in history.

Prerequisite: Permission (see HONR 40099).

Schedule Type: Senior Project/Honors Thesis

Contact Hours: 3-6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

HIST 49295     SPECIAL TOPICS IN GLOBAL HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 59295 and HIST 79295) Special course in the history of the ancient and medieval worlds, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and/or the Middle East, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: junior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 50093     WORKSHOP IN HISTORY      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 40093) Special workshop in history. Topic will vary according to professor.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HIST 51000     PUBLIC HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41000 and HIST 71000) A survey of public history including: archives; editing, museums and historical agency administration; historic preservation; and related skill areas (e.g. artifact analysis, oral history).

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51005     TEACHING WORLD HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 71005) To prepare graduate students to teach world history at the university level. Special focus on integrating non-Western sources and points of view into the world history curriculum, preparation of world history syllabus and justification of selected readings and topics, mastery of on-line and in-class technologies to deliver world history materials.

Prerequisite: graduate standing in history (HIST).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51006     ROMAN HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with CLAS 51006) (Slashed with CLAS 41006, HIST 41006 and HIST 71006) A survey of Roman history from its beginnings to the Fall of the Roman Empire.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51010     THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41010 and HIST 71010) A survey of the major political, social and cultural developments of Europe from the fourth through the tenth century.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51011     THE HIGH MIDDLE AGES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41011 and HIST 71011) A survey of political, social and cultural developments of Europe from the eleventh through the thirteenth century.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51024     MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY, 1914-1945      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41024 and HIST 71024) Special attention paid to the two World Wars, Bolshevik Revolution, rise of Fascism and fate of European Jewry.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51025     MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY:1945 TO PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41025 and HIST 71025) Survey of European political, economic, social and cultural developments since 1945.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51044     RUSSIA FROM ITS ORIGINS TO 1801      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41044 and HIST 71044) Study of the entire imperial period, with focus on modernization, state institutions, nationalities, social groups and estates, economy, politics and ideologies, and elite and popular culture.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51045     MODERN RUSSIA, 1917-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41045 and HIST 71045) Focus on 1917 revolutions, civil war, nationalities question, NEP, collectivization, Great Terror, World War II, Cold War, Soviet foreign policy and culture, Perestroika, and post-Soviet economic, political, and ideological changes.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51056     HISTORY OF COLONIAL AMERICA, 1492-1714      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41056 and HIST 71056) Major patterns of thought and behavior among Spanish, French and English expansionists; English colonization to 1714.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51057     18TH-CENTURY AMERICA, 1714-1789      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41057 and HIST 71057) Cultural development of English Colonies; Great war for Empire; American Revolution and Constitution.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51058     THE JEFFERSON-JACKSON ERA, 1789-1848      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41058 and HIST 71058) A study of the founding and development of the American nation, especially the periods of Jefferson and Jackson.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51060     COMPARATIVE FASCISM      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41060 and HIST 71060) Examination of the theories and practices of fascist movements and regimes in twentieth-century Europe utilizing a variety of perspectives. Organized primarily thematically instead of geographically with readings and discussions based on historiographical and critical analyses.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51062     THE UNITED STATES:THE WESTWARD MOVEMENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41062 and HIST 71062) The process of settlement from its beginning; consequences for American history.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51070     AMERICAN SOCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL HISTORY, 1790-1876      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41070 and HIST 71070) Major currents of the period: social background of the early republic; religious development; impace ofthe frontier; abolition.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51071     AMERICAN SOCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL HISTORY, 1876 TO PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HIST 41071) Continuation of HIST 41070, HIST 51070 and HIST 71070. Development of social Darwinism, racism, Pragmatism, popular arts.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51097     COLLOQUIUM:SAINTS, MONKS AND THE MEDIEVAL COMMUNITY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 41097 and HIST 71097) Investigates major religious institutions that shaped medieval European society and the impact on popular piety.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51112     HISTORY OF MODERN CHINA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41112 and HIST 71112) Disintegration of the Chinese empire amid Western challenge and internal disorder and the subsequent rise of Communism.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51132     HISTORY OF AFRICA, 1880-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41132 and HIST 71132)

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 51789     THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND NAPOLEON      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41789 and HIST 71789) Analysis of the causes of revolution in France, political ideological and social conflict in the construction of French democracy expansion of the revolution outside of France.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 52142     AFRO-LATIN AMERICA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 42142, HIST 72142 and PAS 43300) Course focuses on the social, cultural and political life of the African population of Latin America, from 19th century slaves to shantytown dwellers of megacities such as Rio de Janiero. Topics include black resistance to racism, race mixture in multicultural societies, and how employment, political participation and family organization empowered the lives of Afro-Latin women.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 52497     COLLOQUIUM:WOMEN IN MODERN EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 42497 and HIST 72497) The colloquium addresses the experiences of European women from the Enlightenment to the present. Using primary sources and recent scholarship, students examine the relationship between women and state formation, industry, sexuality, empire, socialism, war, welfare, migration and feminism.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 53097     COLLOQUIUM:MEDIEVAL RUSSIA      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 43097 and HIST 73097)Political, social, economic and cultural developments from the 9th-17th centuries, particularly the nature of political organization, the Mongol impact, the role of the church and religious life in pre-Petrine Russia.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 53800     RELIGION AND SOCIETY IN THE MODERN WEST      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 73800) Introduction to recent trends in the writing of European and comparative western religious history. Examines themes across societies with particular emphasis placed on gender, bourgeois culture, national identity, liberalism and democracy, the industrial working classes, race and racism, fascism and communism.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 58697     COLLOQUIUM:U.S. MIDDLE PERIOD 1820-1900      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 48697 and HIST 58697) Reading, discussion and written reviewing of important works on the period.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 58797     COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 48797 and HIST 58797) This colloquium specializes in African American history prior to 1877, with emphasis on historiographical literature of the period.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 58897     COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 48897 and HIST 78897) This colloquium specializes in African American history from 1877, with emphasis on historiographical literature of the period.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 59095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN UNITED STATES HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 49095 and HIST 59095) Special course in the history of the United States, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes. Repeatable.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 59195     SPECIAL TOPICS: EUROPE SINCE 1500      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 49195 and HIST 79195) Special course in the history of Europe since 1500, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 59295     SPECIAL TOPICS IN GLOBAL HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 49295 and HIST 79295) Special course in the history of the ancient and medieval worlds, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and/or the Middle East, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 60092     PUBLIC HISTORY INTERNSHIP      3-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 70092) Students serve an internship at an institution related to their emphasis in public history (e.g.,historical society, museum, archives, historical preservation organization).

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HIST 61002     HISTORIOGRAPHY      3 Credit Hours

Development of historical thinking. Students will read excerpts of famous historians and prepare papers.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 61070     WRITING SEMINAR IN HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 81070) Students will spend the semester conceptualizing, researching and writing an article-length piece of original historical scholarship. Basic topics to be addressed include prospectus drafting, source identification, historiography, research methods, scholarly writing and revision, oral presentation and professional critiquing. All students will be expected to supplement the guidance they receive from the seminar instructor with regular consultations with their departmental advisors.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 62070     AMERICAN HISTORY FROM PRECONTACT NATIVE AMERICA THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HIST 82070) This reading colloquium will survey the major aspects of American history from the arrival of Europeans in North America through the colonial period of American history and up to the Civil War and Reconstruction. Students will be introduced to both historical content as well as the major historiographical currents in this segment of US history. The aim of the course is to prepare students for comprehensive exams as well as to teach the first half of the US survey course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium, Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 62071     AMERICAN HISTORY FROM THE CIVIL WAR TO THE PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HIST 62071) This reading colloquium will survey major aspects of American history since the Civil War within the historiographical traditions through which they have been understood. The aim of the course is to prepare students for comprehensive exams as well as to teach the second half of the US survey course.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium, Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 62097     PUBLIC HISTORY COLLOQUIUM      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 72097) Assigned readings, discussions and papers focus on particular emphases and skill areas in public history.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 62345     IMAGES AND IDENTITIES IN US FOREIGN RELATIONS      3 Credit Hours

This graduate-level reading colloquium will explore the construction of cultural images and national identities in US foreign relations. Course readings and discussions will deal not only with the ways that Americans have “constructed” other nations but also with how other nations have “constructed” the United States. Themes to be explored include the role of intangibles such as culture in the making of policy; the accuracy or inaccuracy of cultural constructs; and the permanency or malleability of cultural ideas. Prerequisites:Graduate Standing

Schedule Type: Colloquium, Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 69199     THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HIST 69299     THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: HIST 69199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HIST 69896     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION      2,3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 2-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

HIST 69898     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HIST 70092     PUBLIC HISTORY INTERNSHIP      3-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 60092) Students serve an internship at an institution related to their emphasis in public history (e.g.,historical society, museum, archives, historical preservation organization).

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

HIST 71000     PUBLIC HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41000 and HIST 51000) A survey of public history including: archives, editing, museums and historical agency administration; historic preservation; and related skill areas (e.g. artifact analysis, oral history).

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71005     TEACHING WORLD HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours) (Cross-listed with HIST 51005) To prepare graduate students to teach world history at the university level. Special focus on integrating non-Western sources and points of view into the world history curriculum, preparation of world history syllabus and justification of selected readings and topics, mastery of on-line and in-class technologies to deliver world history materials.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing in history (HIST).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71006     ROMAN HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with CLAS 41006, CLAS 51006, HIST 41006 and HIST 51006) A survey of Roman history from its beginning to the fall of the Roman empire.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71010     THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41010 and HIST 51010) Survey of major political, social and cultural developments of Europe from the fourth through 10th centuries.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71011     THE HIGH MIDDLE AGES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41011 and HIST 51011) Survey of political, social and cultural developments of Europe from 11th through 13th centuries.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71024     MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY, 1914-1945      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41024 and HIST 51024) Special attention paid to the two world wars, Bolshevik Revolustion, rise of fascism and fate of European Jewry.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71025     MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY: 1945 TO PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41025 and HIST 51025) Survey of European political, economic social and cultural developments since 1945.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71044     RUSSIA FROM ITS ORIGINS TO 1801      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41044 and HIST 51044) Study of the entire imperial period, with focus on modernization, state institutions, nationalities, social groups and estates, economy, politics and ideologies, and elite and popular culture.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71045     MODERN RUSSIA, 1917-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41045 and HIST 51045) Focus on 1917 revolutions; Civil War; nationalities question; NEP; collectivization; great terror; World War II; Cold War; Soviet Foreign policy and culture; Perestroika and post-Soviet economic, political and ideological changes.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71056     HISTORY OF COLONIAL AMERICA, 1492-1714      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41056 and HIST 51056) Major patterns of thought and behavior among Spanish, French and English expansionists; English colonization to 1714.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71057     18TH-CENTURY AMERICA, 1714-1789      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41057 and HIST 51057) Cultural development of English Colonies; Great War for Empire; American Revolution and Constitution.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71058     THE JEFFERSON-JACKSON ERA, 1789-1848      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41058 and HIST 51058) Study of the founding and development of the American nation, especially the perios of Jefferson and Jackson.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71060     COMPARATIVE FACISM      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41060 and HIST 51060) Examination of the theories and practices of fascist movements and regimes in twentieth-century Europe utilizing a variety of perspectives. Organized primarily thematically instead of geographically with readings and discussions based on historiographical and critical analyses.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71062     THE UNITED STATES:THE WESTWARD MOVEMENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41062 and HIST 51062) The process of settlement from its beginnings; consequences for American history.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71070     AMERICAN SOCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL HISTORY, 1790-1876      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41070 and HIST 51070) Major currents of the period: social background of the early republic; religious development; impact of the frontier; abolition.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71097     COLLOQUIUM:SAINTS, MONKS AND THE MEDIEVAL COMMUNITY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 41097 and HIST 51097) Investigates major religious institutions that shaped medieval European society and the impact on popular piety.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71112     HISTORY OF MODERN CHINA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41112 and HIST 51112) Disintegration of the Chinese empire amid Western challenge and internal disorder and the subsequent rise of communism.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71132     HISTORY OF AFRICA, 1880-PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41132 and HIST 51132)

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 71789     THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND NAPOLEON      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 41789 and HIST 51789) Analysis of the causes of revolution in France, political ideological and social conflict in the construction of French democracy expansion of the revolution outside of France.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 72097     PUBLIC HISTORY COLLOQUIUM      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 62097) Assigned readings, discussions and papers focus on particular emphases and skill areas in public history.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 72140     THE SIXTIES:A THIRD WORLD VIEW      3 Credit Hours

Examines the political, social and cultural upheaval of the 1960s in Latin America, Africa and Asia.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 72142     AFRO-LATIN AMERICA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 42142, HIST 52142 and PAS 43300) Course focuses on the social, cultural and political life of the African population of Latin America, from 19th century slaves to shantytown dwellers of megacities such as Rio de Janiero. Topics include black resistance to racism, race mixture in multicultural societies, and how employment, political participation and family organization empowered the lives of Afro-Latin women.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 72497     COLLOQUIUM:WOMEN IN MODERN EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 42497 and HIST 52497) The colloquium addresses the experiences of European women from the Enlightenment to the present. Using primary sources and recent scholarship, students examine the relationship between women and state formation, industry, sexuality, empire, socialism, war, welfare, migration and feminism.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 73097     COLLOQUIUM:MEDIEVAL RUSSIA      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 43097 and HIST 53097) Political, social, economic and cultural developments from the 9th to 17th centuries particularly the nature of political organization, the Mongol impact, the role of the church and religious life in pre-Petrine Russia.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 73800     RELIGION AND SOCIETY IN THE MODERN WEST      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with HIST 53800) Introduction to recent trends in the writing of European and comparative western religious history. Examines themes across societies with particular emphasis placed on gender, bourgeois culture, national identity, liberalism and democracy, the industrial working classes, race and racism, fascism and communism.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 78697     COLLOQUIUM:U.S. MIDDLE PERIOD 1820-1900      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 48697 and HIST 58697) Coverage of the historical literature on Europe's major political, diplomatic, economic and social developments since 1945.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 78797     COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 48797 and HIST 58797) This colloquium specializes in African American history prior to 1877, with emphasis on historiographical literature of the period.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 78897     COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 48897 and HIST 58897) This colloquium specializes in African American history after 1877, with emphasis on historiographical literature of the period.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 79095     SPECIAL TOPICS IN UNITED STATES HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 49095 and HIST 59095) Special course in the history of the United States, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 79195     SPECIAL TOPICS: EUROPE SINCE 1500      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 49195 and HIST 59195) Special course in the history of Europe since 1500, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 79295     SPECIAL TOPICS IN GLOBAL HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 49295 and HIST 59295) Special course in the history of the ancient and medieval worlds, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and/or the Middle East, the subject and topic of which varies by term and instructor. Precise titles and descriptions to be inserted in the Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 81001     METHODS OF HISTORICAL RESEARCH      3 Credit Hours

The course introduces graduate students to library reference tools, journal literature, research methodology, quantitative techniques and writing and original research paper.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 81002     HISTORIOGRAPHY      3 Credit Hours

Development of historical thinking. Students will read excerpts of famous historians and prepare papers.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 81070     WRITING SEMINAR IN HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable twice for credit) (Cross-listed with HIST 61070) Students will spend the semester conceptualizing, researching, and writing an article-length piece of original historical scholarship. Basic topics to be addressed include prospectus drafting, source identification, historiography, research methods, scholarly writing and revision, oral presentation, and professional critiquing. All students will be expected to supplement the guidance they receive from the seminar instructor with regular consultations with their departmental advisors.

Prerequisite: doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 82070     AMERICAN HISTORY FROM PRECONTACT NATIVE AMERICA THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HIST 62070) This reading colloquium will survey the major aspects of American history from the arrival of Europeans in North America through the colonial period of American history and up to the Civil War and Reconstruction. Students will be introduced to both historical content as well as the major historiographical currents in this segment of US history. The aim of the course is to prepare students for comprehensive exams as well as to teach the first half of the US survey course.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium, Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 82071     AMERICAN HISTORY FROM THE CIVIL WAR TO THE PRESENT      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with HIST 62071) This reading colloquium will survey major aspects of American history since the Civil War within the historiographical traditions through which they have been understood. The aim of the course is to prepare students for comprehensive exams as well as to teach the second half of the US survey course.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Colloquium, Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 82345     IMAGES AND IDENTITIES IN US FOREIGN RELATIONS      3 Credit Hours

This graduate-level reading colloquium will explore the construction of cultural images and national identities in US foreign relations. Course readings and discussions will deal not only with the ways that Americans have “constructed” other nations but also with how other nations have “constructed” the United States. Themes to be explored include the role of intangibles such as culture in the making of policy; the accuracy or inaccuracy of cultural constructs; and the permanency or malleability of cultural ideas. Prerequisites: Doctoral Standing

Schedule Type: Colloquium, Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

HIST 89199     DISSERTATION I      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Doctoral dissertation, for which registration in at least two semesters is required first of which will be semester in which dissertation work is begun and continuing until the completion of 30 hours.

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HIST 89299     DISSERTATION II      15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Continuing registration required of doctoral students who have completed the initial 30 hours of dissertation and continuing until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: HIST 89199 and doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Dissertation

Contact Hours: 15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

HIST 89896     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION      2,3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)

Prerequisite: Doctoral standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 2-3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

HIST 89898     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)

Prerequisite: Doctoral Standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP