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     AFRICA

Elphick: Global Christianity (265)

Twagira: The Environment and Society in Africa (138); Modern Africa (212); Africa to 1800 (217); Gender and Authority in African Societies (226); Reproductive Politics and the Family in Africa (302); Social History of Islam in Africa (334)

     AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY

Eudell: Early African American (241); Race Discourse in the Americas (329); Toward an Archaeology of the U.S. Prison System (357)

Wright: Black Political Thought (309); Intro to Modern AFAM (242); Long Civil Rights Movement (140); Race, Rage, Riots, and Backlash (303)

    BEFORE MODERNITY: THE PRE-INDUSTRIAL ERA

Grimmer-Solem: The Origins of Global Capitalism (268)

Johnston: Intro to Japanese History and Culture (260); From Chinese Chan to Japanese Zen (302)

Lennox: Encountering the Atlantic World (122); Imaginary Empires (182); Early North America (237); Liberty and Loyalism (238); The Native Northeast (1xx)

Masters: Islamic Civilization (231); Empires in World History (251)

Miller: Classic Christian Texts (206); Augustine's Confessions (354); European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (215)

Nussdorfer: Baroque Rome (118); Gender & History (179); Rome through the Ages (208)

Pinch: Early Modern South Asia (258)

Schwarcz: History of Traditional China (223)

Shaw: Magic and Witchcraft in Early Europe (134); Kings, Queens and the Foundation of Europe (166); Reformation in Britain (167); Medieval Europe (201); Making of Britain (211); Saints and Sinners In Europe (284); Reason against Itself (322); Making History: Practice and Theory (380); Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387); Acceleration of Europe (392)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian History to 1881 (218)

Teter: Sophomore Seminar: East European Jewish Experience (156); Jewish History: From Biblical Israel to Diaspora Jews (247); Jewish History: From Spanish Expulsion to Jon Stewart (248); Out of the Shtetl: Jews in Eastern Europe (267); Jews Under Christianity and Islam: Borders, Boundaries, and Coexistence (301)

Twagira: Africa to 1800 (217)

Wightman: Subject Peoples (188); Colonial Latin America (296) Various Faculty: Early Modern Europe (202)

    BRITAIN AND THE BRITISH EMPIRE

Lennox: Early North America (237); Liberty and Loyalism (238); Moving through the Revolutionary Age (310)

Miller: European Intellectual History Since the Renaissance (216); Contemporary Europe (119)

Shaw: Reformation in Britain (167); Making of Britain (211); Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387)

Pinch: Gandhi (181); Modern India (285); The Great Game (317)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

     THE CITY

Grimmer-Solem: Crisis, Creativity and Modernity in the Weimar Republic (319)

Nussdorfer: Baroque Rome (118); Rome through the Ages (208)

Schatz: Exploring Middletown’s History (171)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Communist Experience (184)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

Wright: Race, Rage, Riots, and Backlash (303)

     CONTEMPORARY HISTORY: (1945 – )

Greene: Italy and Spain Since 1900 (388)

Elphick: Global Christianity (265)

Holmes: French Existentialism and Marxism (383)

Kleinberg: Postmodern Theory with a Historical Intent (318)

Masters: Arab Spring (111)

Miller: Contemporary Europe (119)

Pinch: Modern India (285)

Schatz: Rise of Conservative Movement in the U.S. (342); End of the Cold War (375)

Schwarcz: Modern China (224); The Jewish Experience in China (308)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian and Soviet History, 1881-Present (219); Communist Experience (184)

Twagira: Modern Africa (212)

Wightman: Power and Resistance (320)

Williams: Environmental History: Telling Stories in Place (116)

Wright: Black Political Thought (309); Intro to Modern AFAM (242); Long Civil Rights Movement (140); Race, Rage, Riots, and Backlash (303)

     EARLY MODERN GLOBE (1500-1800)

Eudell: Early African American (241); Modernity and the Work of History (333); Race, Knowledge, and Justice (346)

Grimmer-Solem: The Origins of Global Capitalism (268)

Lennox: Imaginary Empires (182); Early North America (237); Liberty and Loyalism (238); The Native Northeast (1xx); Geography and History (3xx)

Masters: Rise & Fall of the Ottoman Empire (228)

Pinch: Early Modern South Asia (258)

Schwarcz: The Jewish Experience in China (308)

Teter: Jewish History: From Spanish Expulsion to Jon Stewart (248)

Twagira: Africa to 1800 (217)

Wightman: Colonial Latin America (296) Various Faculty: Early Modern Europe (202)

     EAST ASIA

Johnston: Intro to Japanese History and Culture (260); Japan and the Atomic Bomb (381); Disease and Epidemics in Historical Perspective (2XX); From Chinese Chan to Japanese Zen (302)

Schwarcz: History of Traditional China (223); Modern China (224); The Jewish Experience in China (308)

     ECONOMY AND SOCIETY

Fullilove: Industrializations (252); Confidence and Panic (227)

Greene: Modern Europe (203); France Since 1870 (220); Italy and Spain Since 1900 (388)

Grimmer-Solem: The Origins of Global Capitalism (268); The Industrial Revolution in Global Context (280); The Social Question and the Rise of the Welfare State (347)

Miller: European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (215)

Schatz: Exploring Middletown’s History (171); American Labor History (266)

Shaw: Medieval Europe (201); Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

Wightman: Colonial Latin America (296); Modern Latin America (245)

     EMPIRES AND ENCOUNTERS

Grimmer-Solem: The Origins of Global Capitalism (268); The Industrial Revolution in Global Context (280)

Lennox: Encountering the Atlantic World (122); Imaginary Empires (182); Early North America (237); Moving through the Revolutionary Age (310)

Masters: Rise & Fall of the Ottoman Empire (228); Modern Middle East (234); Empires in World History (251)

Pinch: Early Modern South Asia (258); The Great Game (317)

Schwarcz: History of Traditional China (223)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian History to 1881 (218); Russian and Soviet History, 1881-Present (219)

Teter: Jewish History: From Biblical Israel to Diaspora Jews (247)

Twagira: Modern Africa (212)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

Wightman: Subject Peoples (188); Colonial Latin America (296)

     ENVIRONMENT AND FOOD

Erickson: History of Ecology (221); The Economy of Nature and Nations (307)

Fullilove: Industrializations (252); Food Security (374); American Food (135)

Pinch: Waterways (264)

Twagira: The Environment and Society in Africa (138)

Williams: Environmental History: Telling Stories in Place (116)

     EUROPE

Erickson: Science in Western Culture, 1650-1900 (254)

Garcia: Imperial Spain (255)

Greene: Appeasement and the Origins of the Second World War (158); The Spanish Civil War (160); Modern Europe (203); France Since 1870 (220); Italy and Spain Since 1900 (388)

Grimmer-Solem: Empire, Nationhood and the Quest for German Unity (120);Inside Nazi Germany (263); The Origins of Global Capitalism (268); The Industrial Revolution in Global Context (280); Crisis, Creativity and Modernity in the Weimar Republic (319); The Social Question and the Rise of the Welfare State (347); The Holocaust (376)

Holmes: Comparative French Revolutions (377); Enlightenment Concept of the Self (153); European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (216); French Existentialism and Marxism (383)

Kleinberg: Text and Context: Readings in Modern Europe (114); Existentialism in Film and Literature (256); 20th-Century Intellectual History (259); Death and the Limits of Representation (297); Postmodern Theory with a Historical Intent (318)

Miller: Classic Christian Texts (206); Augustine's Confessions (354); European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (215); European Intellectual History Since the Renaissance (216); Political Fiction (294); Romanticism and Political Fiction (385); Contemporary Europe (119)

Nussdorfer: Baroque Rome (118); Gender & History (179); Rome through the Ages (208)

Shaw: Magic and Witchcraft in Early Europe (134); Kings, Queens and the Foundation of Europe (166); Reformation in Britain (167); Medieval Europe (201); Making of Britain (211); Saints and Sinners In Europe (284); Reason against Itself (322); Making History: Practice and Theory (380); Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian History to 1881 (218); Russian and Soviet History, 1881-Present (219); Religion, Secularism, and Modernity (323); Communist Experience (184); “If there is no God, then everything is permitted?” Moral Life in a Secular World (395)

Teter: Jewish Tradition, Its Texts and Contexts (105); Sophomore Seminar: East European Jewish Experience (156); From Clay Tablet to the iPad: History of the Book in Intercultural Perspective (157); Jewish History: From Biblical Israel to Diaspora Jews (247); Jewish History: From Spanish Expulsion to Jon Stewart (248); Out of the Shtetl: Jews in Eastern Europe (267); Jews Under Christianity and Islam: Borders, Boundaries, and Coexistence (301); Performing Jewish Studies: History, Methods, and Models (313)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

Various Faculty: Early Modern Europe (202)

     GENDER AND SEXUALITY

Nussdorfer: Gender & History (179)

Pinch: Gandhi (181)

Shaw: Magic and Witchcraft in Early Europe (134); Kings, Queens and the Foundation of Europe (166)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Communist Experience (184)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

Twagira: Gender and Authority in African Societies (226); Reproductive Politics and the Family in Africa (302); Social History of Islam in Africa (334)

Wightman: Subject Peoples (188); Colonial Latin America (296); Modern Latin America (245); Power and Resistance (320)

     GEOGRAPHIES: SPACE AND MAPPING

Lennox: Encountering the Atlantic World (122); Imaginary Empires (182); Geography and History (3xx)

Pinch: Partition (1xx); Early Modern South Asia (258); Waterways (264)

Tucker: Introduction to Visual Studies: Methods and Debates (3xx)

Williams: Environmental History: Telling Stories in Place (116)

     HISTORY AND THEORY/HISTORIOGRAPHY

Erickson: Science in the Making (176)

Eudell: What is History? (144); Modernity and the Work of History (333); Race, Knowledge, and Justice (346)

Holmes: Comparative French Revolutions (377); European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (216)

Kleinberg: Text and Context: Readings in Modern Europe (114); Postmodern Theory with a Historical Intent (318)

Lennox: Geography and History (3xx)

Miller: Augustine's Confessions (354); European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (215); European Intellectual History Since the Renaissance (216)

Schwarcz: History of Traditional China (223); The Jewish Experience in China (308)

Shaw: Making History: Practice and Theory (380); History and Theory (338)

Teter: Sophomore Seminar: East European Jewish Experience (156); Performing Jewish Studies: History, Methods, and Models (313)

Twagira: Gender and History (179)

Tucker: Introduction to Visual Studies: Methods and Debates (3XX) Various Faculty: Religion and History (323)

     JEWISH HISTORY, SOCIETY AND CULTURE

Grimmer-Solem: Inside Nazi Germany (263); The Holocaust (376)

Teter: Jewish Tradition, Its Texts and Contexts (105); Sophomore Seminar: East European Jewish Experience (156); From Clay Tablet to the iPad: History of the Book in Intercultural Perspective (157); Jewish History: From Biblical Israel to Diaspora Jews (247); Jewish History: From Spanish Expulsion to Jon Stewart (248); Out of the Shtetl: Jews in Eastern Europe (267); Jews Under Christianity and Islam: Borders, Boundaries, and Coexistence (301); Performing Jewish Studies: History, Methods, and Models (313)

Schatz: American Jewish History (210)

Schwarcz: The Jewish Experience in China (308)

     LATIN AMERICA

Wightman: Subject Peoples (188); Colonial Latin America (296); Modern Latin America (245); Power and Resistance (320)

     MIDDLE EAST

Masters: Arab Spring (111); Rise & Fall of the Ottoman Empire (228); Islamic Civilization (231); Modern Middle East (234); Empires in World History (251); Ethnicity, Religion & Class in the Middle East & the Balkans (311); Mystical Traditions in Islam (337)

Teter: Jewish History: From Biblical Israel to Diaspora Jews (247)

     MIGRATION

Lennox: Encountering the Atlantic World (122); Early North America (237); Liberty and Loyalism (238)

Pinch: Partition (1xx); Waterways (264)

Schatz: American Labor History (266); American Jewish History (210)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian History to 1881 (218)

Teter: Jewish History: From Biblical Israel to Diaspora Jews (247); Jewish History: From Spanish Expulsion to Jon Stewart (248); Out of the Shtetl: Jews in Eastern Europe (267)

Wightman: Colonial Latin America (296)

     NATION AND ETHNICITY

Eudell: Topics in U.S. Intellectual History (235); The Long Nineteenth Century (239)

Greene: Modern Europe (203); France Since 1870 (220); Italy and Spain Since 1900 (388)

Grimmer-Solem: Empire, Nationhood and the Quest for German Unity (120); Inside Nazi Germany (263); The Holocaust (376)

Lennox: Geography and History (3xx)

Masters: Ethnicity, Religion & Class in the Middle East & the Balkans (311)

Pinch: Modern India (285)

Schatz: American Jewish History (210)

Shaw: Making of Britain (211); Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian History to 1881 (218); Russian and Soviet History, 1881-Present (219)

Teter: Performing Jewish Studies: History, Methods, and Models (313)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

Various Faculty: The US since 1901 (Twentieth-Century US History) (240)

     NORTH AMERICA

Elphick: Protestantism (261)

Erickson: Economy of Nature and Nations (307)

Eudell: War and National (Re)Formation (159); Topics in U.S. Intellectual History (235); The Long Nineteenth Century (239); Early African American (241); Toward an Archaeology of the U.S. Prison System (357)

Erickson: History of Ecology (221); Science and the State (336)

Fullilove: Long 19th Century (239); Industrializations (252); Food Security (374); Materia Medica (393); American Food (135); Confidence and Panic (227)

Lennox: Imaginary Empires (182); Early North America (237); Liberty and Loyalism (238); The Native Northeast (1xx); North of America (2xx); Geography and History (3xx)

Schatz: Exploring Middletown’s History (171); American Labor History (266); American Jewish History (210); Rise of the Conservative Movement in the U.S. (342); End of the Cold War (375)

Tucker: Introduction to Visual Studies: Methods and Debates (3XX)

Williams: Environmental History: Telling Stories in Place (116)

Wright: Black Political Thought (309); Intro to Modern AFAM (242); Long Civil Rights Movement (140); Race, Rage, Riots, and Backlash (303)

Various Faculty: The US since 1901 (Twentieth-Century US History) (240)

     RACE

Eudell: War and National (Re)Formation (159); Topics in U.S. Intellectual History (235); The Long Nineteenth Century (239); Early African American (241); Toward an Archaeology of the U.S. Prison System (357); Race Discourse in the Americas (329)

Wightman: Subject Peoples (188); Colonial Latin America (296); Modern Latin America (245)

Wright: Black Political Thought (309); Intro to Modern AFAM (242); Long Civil Rights Movement (140); Race, Rage, Riots, and Backlash (303)

Various Faculty: The US since 1901 (Twentieth-Century US History) (240)

     RELIGION

Elphick: Protestantism (261); Global Christianity (265)

Eudell: Early African American (241)

Johnston: From Chinese Chan to Japanese Zen (302)

Holmes: European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (216)

Masters: Islamic Civilization (231), Mystical Traditions in Islam (337)

Miller: Classic Christian Texts (206); Augustine's Confessions (354)

Nussdorfer: Baroque Rome (118); Rome through the Ages (208)

Schatz: American Jewish History (210)

Shaw: Magic and Witchcraft in Early Europe (134); Reformation in Britain (167); Medieval Europe (201); Making of Britain (211); Saints and Sinners In Europe (284); Reason against Itself (322); Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Religion, Secularism, and Modernity (323); “If there is no God, then everything is permitted?” Moral Life in a Secular World (395)

Teter: Jewish History: From Biblical Israel to Diaspora Jews (247); Jewish History: From Spanish Expulsion to Jon Stewart (248); Out of the Shtetl: Jews in Eastern Europe (267); Jews Under Christianity and Islam: Borders, Boundaries, and Coexistence (301)

Twagira: Social History of Islam in Africa (334)

Various Faculty: Religion and History (323); Early Modern Europe (202)

     REVOLUTION AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS

Eudell: War and National (Re)Formation (159)

Greene: The Spanish Civil War (160); France at War (164); Modern Europe (203); France Since 1870 (220); Italy and Spain Since 1900 (388)

Grimmer-Solem: Empire, Nationhood and the Quest for German Unity (120); Crisis, Creativity and Modernity in the Weimar Republic (319); The Social Question and the Rise of the Welfare State (347)

Holmes: Comparative French Revolutions (377)

Lennox: Liberty and Loyalism (238)

Masters: Arab Spring (111)

Pinch: Gandhi (181)

Schatz: American Labor History (266); Rise of Conservative Movement in the U.S. (342)

Schwarcz: Modern China (224)

Shaw: Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian History to 1881 (218); Russian and Soviet History, 1881-Present (219); Communist Experience (184)

Tucker: Nineteenth-Century Britain (269)

Wightman: Modern Latin America (245); Power and Resistance (320)

Wright: Long Civil Rights Movement (140); Race, Rage, Riots, and Backlash (303); Black Political Thought (309)

Various Faculty: Early Modern Europe (202)

     SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND MEDICINE

Erickson: Science in the Making (176); History of Ecology (221); Science in Western Culture, 1650-1900 (254); The Economy of Nature and Nations (307); Science and the State (336); The History of Rationality: From Moral Philosophy to Artificial Intelligence (340)

Fullilove: Food Security (374); Materia Medica (393); Social Life of the Modern Fact (217)

Johnston: Disease and Epidemics in Historical Perspective (2xx)

Miller: Theories and Models (141)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Secularization (2xx)

Teter: From Clay Tablet to the iPad: History of the Book in Intercultural Perspective (157)

Tucker: Introduction to Visual Studies: Methods and Debates (3xx)

     SOUTH ASIA

Pinch: Partition (1xx); Gandhi (181); Early Modern South Asia (258); Modern India (285); The Great Game (317)

     THOUGHT AND IDEAS

Erickson: Science in Western Culture, 1650-1900 (254); The Economy of Nature and Nations (307); The History of Rationality: From Moral Philosophy to Artificial Intelligence (340)

Eudell: Toward an Archaeology of the U.S. Prison System (357)

Greene: Modern Europe (203); France Since 1870 (220); Italy and Spain Since 1900 (388)

Holmes: Enlightenment Concept of the Self (153); European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (216); French Existentialism and Marxism (383)

Johnston: From Chinese Chan to Japanese Zen (302)

Kleinberg: Text and Context: Readings in Modern Europe (114); Existentialism in Film and Literature (256); 20th-Century Intellectual History (259); Death and the Limits of Representation (297); Postmodern Theory with a Historical Intent (318)

Miller: Classic Christian Texts (206); Augustine's Confessions (354); European Intellectual History to the Renaissance (215); European Intellectual History Since the Renaissance (216); Political Fiction (294); Romanticism and Political Fiction (385); Theories and Models (141)

Schatz: Rise of Conservative Movement in the U.S. (342)

Schwarcz: History of Traditional China (223); The Jewish Experience in China (308)

Shaw: Reason against Itself (322)

Teter: Jewish Tradition, Its Texts and Contexts (105); Performing Jewish Studies: History, Methods, and Models (313)

Tucker: Introduction to Visual Studies: Methods and Debates (3xx)

Wright: Black Political Thought (309)

Various Faculty: Early Modern Europe (202)

     VISUAL AND MATERIAL CULTURE

Grimmer-Solem: Crisis, Creativity and Modernity in the Weimar Republic (319)

Lennox: Geography and History (3xx)

Nussdorfer: Baroque Rome (118); Rome through the Ages (208)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian and Soviet History, 1881-Present (219); Communist Experience (184)

Teter: From Clay Tablet to the iPad: History of the Book in Intercultural Perspective (157); Out of the Shtetl: Jews in Eastern Europe (267)

Tucker: Introduction to Visual Studies: Methods and Debates (3xx)

   WAR AND VIOLENCE

Eudell: War and National (Re)Formation (159)

Greene: Appeasement and the Origins of the Second World War (158); The Spanish Civil War (160); France at War (164); Modern Europe (203); Europe in the Age of Violence (209); France Since 1870 (220); Fascism (371); Italy and Spain Since 1900 (388)

Grimmer Solem: Empire, Nationhood and the Quest for German Unity (120); Inside Nazi Germany (263); The Holocaust (376)

Johnston: Japan and the Atomic Bomb (381)

Lennox: Early North America (237); Liberty and Loyalism (238)

Masters: Empires in World History (251)

Pinch: Gandhi (181); Modern South Asia (285); The Great Game (317)

Schatz: End of the Cold War (375)

Shaw: Medieval Europe (201); Plague, Rebellion, and Heresy, England, 1290-1520 (387)

Smolkin-Rothrock: Russian History to 1881 (218); Russian and Soviet History, 1881-Present (219)

Various Faculty: Early Modern Europe (202)


Revised 2 April 2014