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HIST 501. Credit By Arrangement

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Credit By Arrangement.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


HIST 502. The Middle East

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: The rise and development of medieval Islamic Civilizations; the Middle East under the Ottomans; the recent age.
Semester Offered: Even Spring


HIST 503. Medieval Europe, 325-1500

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Political, economic and cultural history of Europe from the later Roman Empire to the end of the fifteenth century.
Semester Offered: Odd Fall


HIST 504. The Renaissance, 1300-1500

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Growth of the secular spirit and state; rise of humanism; social and economic forces; beginnings of European expansion; the dawn of modern science.
Semester Offered: Fall


HIST 505. The Reformation, 1500-1648

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Protestant and Catholic Reformations; religious wars, rise of the modern state, modern culture and capitalism.
Semester Offered: Spring


HIST 508. Europe and World War I

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Origins of World War I; the war and peace settlement; Russian Revolution; post-war problems; origins and rise of Fascism and Nazism.
Semester Offered: Even Fall


HIST 509. Europe and World War II

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Causes of World War II; the war and post-war problems; adjustments which have created contemporary Europe.
Semester Offered: Even Spring


HIST 511. The Holocaust

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: The history and implications of the Nazi genocide; historiographical issues.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 518. History of Social Welfare in the U.S.

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Survey and analysis of the development of social welfare concerns in the U.S. as they have been shaped by a combination of social, political, and economic factors.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 520. Colonial North America

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Cultural, political, military, economic, and social experiences.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 521. Revolutionary American, 1763-1791

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Revolutionary era society, the American Revolution, the War for Independence, and the development of self-rule through the adoption of the Bill of Rights.
Semester Offered: Spring


HIST 522. Launching A Nation: America 1792-1848

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Territorial expansion, reform, social change, economic development and growth of political democracy from the Federalist Era to the Mexican-American War.
Semester Offered: Fall


HIST 523. Civil War and Reconstruction U.S. 1848-1877

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Sectionalism, disunion and war, the Confederacy, reunion and reaction.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 525. Reform, War and Change: U.S. 1890-1945

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Social, economic, cultural, and political trends, issues, and change, including progressivism, depression, war, urbanization.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 526. The Cold War and American Life

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Impact of the Cold War on economic, political, and social development of the United States after World War II.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 533. Russia, 1700-1917

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Politics, diplomacy, society, economics, and culture from Peter the Great to the Revolution.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 534. Soviet Russia Since 1917

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Historical survey of politics, society, economics, and culture.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 545. United States Military History

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Military problems and accomplishments from 1775 to the present.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 547. American Urban History

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Urban America from colonial to modern times; the origin and growth of cities and their impact upon the development of the U.S. An elective for students in Community Development.
Semester Offered: Spring


HIST 548. Culture, Conflict and Value in America

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Puritanism, revivalism, American political thought, economic values, agrarianism, reform movements, literary traditions, individualism are among the discussed topics.
Semester Offered: Fall


HIST 551. American Families

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: The family and its relationship to the individual and the community from pre-industrial British colonial America to the late twentieth century.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 556. U.S. Foreign Relations from World War I

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: The U.S. as a world power; diplomatic policies in two world wars and their aftermath.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 558. The American West

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Topical and chronological consideration of western land policy, territorial government, Indian policy, economic development.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


HIST 567. Modern Japan

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Japanese history, 1800-present, emphasizing political developments, social and economic change, culture and intellectual achievements.
Semester Offered: Fall


HIST 580. Seminar in American History

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Intensive reading and research in one area or topic of U.S. or Latin American history. Limited to junior, senior or graduate students or permission of the instructor. May be repeated with different topics to a maximum of 9 credits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND






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