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This course will explore how Americans have confronted energy challenges since the end of World War II. Beginning in the... see more

This course examines the history of the United States as a "nation of immigrants" within a broader global context. It... see more

Writing in the wake of the Civil War, poet Walt Whitman insisted that "the real war will never get in the books."... see more

This subject explores the legal history of the United States as a gendered system. It examines how women have shaped the... see more

This seminar focuses on downtowns in U.S. cities from the late nineteenth century to the late twentieth century. Emphasis... see more

Hitherto it had gone by the original Indian name Manna-hatta, or as some still have it, 'The Manhattoes'; but this was... see more

This course analyzes Russia's social, cultural, and political heritage in the 18th and 19th centuries, up to and... see more

This course elaborates the history of Ancient Greece from the Bronze Age to the death of Alexander. It covers major... see more

This course elaborates the history of Rome from its humble beginnings to the fifth century A.D. The first half of the... see more

This course surveys the social, cultural, and political development of western Europe between 500 and 1350. A number of... see more

The "Renaissance" as a phenomenon in European history is best understood as a series of social, political, and cultural... see more

This seminar considers "difference" and "sameness" as they have been conceived, experienced, and regulated by peoples of... see more

This course examines the development of the western intellectual tradition from the fall of the Roman Empire through the... see more

There has been much discussion in recent years, on this campus and elsewhere, about the death of the book. Digitization... see more

This course asks students to consider the ways in which social theorists, institutional reformers, and political... see more

The rise and fall of National Socialism is one of the most intensively-studied topics in European history. Nevertheless,... see more

This seminar examines a number of famous trials in European and American history. It considers the salient issues... see more

This course is designed to introduce students to fundamental issues and debates in the writing of history. It will... see more

Over the course of the semester we will explore the full range of writings by physicians and other health practitioners.... see more

This course uses the study of rhetoric as an opportunity to offer instruction in critical thinking. Through extensive... see more

This course covers techniques of creating narratives that take advantage of the flexibility of form offered by the... see more

A collection of Java applets packaged with descriptive text that probes students' understanding of two-dimensional motion... see more

TV programs such as "Law and Order" show how forensic experts are called upon to give testimony that often determines the... see more

Build your own polygon and transform it in the Cartesian coordinate system. Experiment with reflections across any line,... see more