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

This course analyzes Russia's social, cultural, and political heritage in the 18th and 19th centuries, up to and... 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 seminar focuses on downtowns in U.S. cities from the late nineteenth century to the late twentieth century. Emphasis... 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

As events of the last few years have shown, the Supreme Court has played a crucial role in American political life. There... 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 course examines the history of the United States as a "nation of immigrants" within a broader global context. It... see more

This course focuses on the Great Depression and World War II and how they led to a major reordering of American politics... see more

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

This class examines how and why twentieth-century Americans came to define the "good life" through consumption, leisure,... see more

This course explores the history of the ideal of personal freedom with an eye towards contemporary debates over the pros... see more

In this seminar we will examine various issues related to the intersection of race and gender in Asian America, starting... see more

This course provides an introduction to major political, social, cultural and intellectual changes in Europe from the... see more

This course examines theĀ American experience at home and abroad from Pearl Harbor to the end of the Cold War. Topics... see more

Although attention will be devoted to the causes and long-term consequences of the Civil War, this class will focus... see more

This course is concerned primarily with the revolutionary origins of American government. Topics covered include: English... see more

This subject is devoted to reading and discussing basic American historical texts that are often cited but often remain... see more

This subject studies the changing structure of American politics, economics, and society from the end of the Civil War to... see more

This course is an investigation of the Roman empire of Augustus, the Frankish empire of Charlemagne, and the English... see more

The Center for History and New Media (CHNM) at George Mason University have created "World History Sources" to assist... see more

This presentation is about the Weather Underground, a radical left-wing extremist group from the United States from the... see more

Canadian History: Pre-ConfederationĀ is a survey text that introduces undergraduate students to important themes in North... see more