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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 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

Medieval and early modern Russia stood at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. In this course we will examine some of the... 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

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

This site is an excellent source for ideas on how to write responses to (or create projects for) literature. It has been... see more

This fairly basic tutorial is designed as a beginning point for a casual learner of Russian.

This site, authored by Professor Nina Byers of the University of California, Berkeley, is an electronic archive about... see more

This unit introduces some of the main themes and issues in discourse research using Martin Bashir's famous interview with... see more

This is an online exhibit, created by the Boston Museum of Science, on Leonardo da Vinci, with references and activities... see more

This is a portal for the Russian language with an advanced content including a selection of specialist dictionaries and a... see more

The site is a free, sound integrated resource for teaching vocabulary.

This course covers the body of modern poetry, its characteristic techniques, concerns, and major practitioners. The... see more

Invites students to read personal accounts of natural disasters in the U.S. during the late 1800s & early 1990s -- the... see more

This learning unit from the Center for Cultural Design provides a background on Pre-Columbian pyramids. The lesson is... see more

In this lesson, students will study the first outbreak of violence in the American Revolution in an effort to answer the... see more