History Courses at a Glance

This list is subject to change. Last updated: 7/10/14

Number

Title

Instructor

Concentration(s)

Chron. Req

GEs

Lower Division Courses

1
Theories of History/Theories of Society
STAFF Europe TA / IH
2A The World to 1500 STAFF Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600 CC / IH
2B The World Since 1500

Matera
O'Malley

Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-1800 CC / IH
5B Early Christianity, First - Fourth Century AD STAFF Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600 CC / IH
7 Archives and Public History STAFF Americas and Africa
9 Introduction to Native American Studies Lonetree Americas and Africa ER
10A United States History to 1877 Westerkamp Americas and Africa Pre-1800 ER / IH,
AHIR
10B United States History, 1877 to Present Lasar,
Haas
Americas and Africa ER / IH,
AHIR
11A Latin America: Colonial Period Diaz
Americas and Africa Pre-1800 CC / IH, E
11B Latin America: National Period O'Hara Americas and Africa CC / IH, E
12

Introduction to Latino American History

Delgado Americas and Africa ER
13 Introduction to American Religious Culture Westerkamp Americas and Africa Pre-1800 TA / IH
14 Race and Ethnicity in the US STAFF Americas and Africa ER / IH, E
30 The Making of Modern Africa Anthony Americas and Africa CC / IH, E
40A Early Modern East Asia

Christy,
Hu

Asia & the Islamic World Pre-1800 CC / IH, E
40B The Making of Modern East Asia Aso,
Christy
Asia & the Islamic World CC / IH, E
41 The Making of the Modern Middle East Derr Asia & the Islamic World CC / IH, E
43 Traditional India STAFF Asia & the Islamic World Pre-600 CC / IH, E
44

Modern South Asia, 1500 to Present

Shaikh Asia & the Islamic World
45 Japanese Pop Culture Aso Asia & the Islamic World CC / E
50

Introduction to the History of Ancient Egypt

Sullivan Asia & the Islamic World, Europe Pre-600 CC
61 Classical Mythology

Hedrick,
Lynn

Europe Pre-600
62A Classical World: Greece Hedrick Europe Pre-600 CC / IH
62B Classical World: Rome Hedrick Europe Pre-600 CC / IH
63 Women in the Ancient World Lynn Europe Pre-600 CC
65A Medieval Europe: 200 - 1000 Polecritti Europe Pre-600 CC / IH
70A Modern European History, 1500 - 1789 STAFF Europe Pre-1800 CC / IH
70B Modern European History, 1789 - 1914 STAFF Europe CC / IH
74 Introduction to Jewish History and Cultures Thompson Europe ER
75 Film and the Holocaust Thompson Europe ER / E
80H Class, Gender & Sexuality in China, 1700-Present Hershatter Asia & the Islamic World CC / T4, E
80N
Gender, Labor, and Feminist Productions
Haas Americas and Africa CC / T4
80X The Civil Rights Movement: Grassroots Change Brundage Americas and Africa ER / T3, E
80Y World War II Memories in the US and Japan Christy & Yang

Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World

CC / T4, E

Upper Division Courses

100 Historical Skills and Methods Christy,
O'Hara
Elective Only TA
100A

Digital History

Sullivan Elective Only
101A The Making of the Modern World, 1400-1750 STAFF Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-1800 CC / E
101B The Making of the Modern World, 1750-1950 STAFF Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
CC / E
101C Oceans In World History Matera Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
CC
101D

Topics in the World History of Science

Hu Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
SI
102C Mediterranean in the Modern Era, 1730-1930 STAFF Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-1800 CC
104C Celluloid Natives: American Indian History On Film Lonetree Americas and Africa IM / E
104D Museum And The Representation Of Native American History, Memory, And Culture Lonetree Americas and Africa ER / E
105 Nations and Nationalism Silver Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
CC
106A Vietnam War Memories Yang Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World
CC / E
106B Asian and Asian American History, 1941-Present Yang Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World
ER / E
107 Religion and Modernity Deutsch

Americas and Africa,
Europe

CC
108 Social Movements in Historical Perspective STAFF Americas and Africa,
Europe
109A Race, Gender, and Power in the Antebellum South Jones Americas and Africa ER / E
110A Colonial America, 1500-1750 Westerkamp Americas and Africa Pre-1800 ER,
AHIR
110B Revolutionary America, 1740-1815 O'Malley Americas and Africa Pre-1800 AHIR
110D The Civil War Era Jones Americas and Africa
110E The United States, 1877-1914 Lasar Americas and Africa AHIR
110F Crossroads for American Capitalism: The US 1914-1945 Lasar Americas and Africa
110G The United States After the Second World War Lasar Americas and Africa
110H

Greater Reconstruction: Race, Empire, and Citizenship in the Post-Civil War United States

Jones Americas and Africa ER
111 Popular Conceptions of Race in US History, 1600-Present O'Malley Americas and Africa ER / E
112 American Feminist Thought, 1750-1950 Westerkamp Americas and Africa
113C Women and American Religious Culture Westerkamp Americas and Africa
114 Market Revolution in Antebellum U.S. Jones Americas and Africa
115A U.S. Labor History to 1919 Frank Americas and Africa ER,
AHIR
115B U.S. Labor and the Working Class History, 1919-Present Frank Americas and Africa ER,
AHIR
115C Learning from the U.S. Great Depression Frank Americas and Africa
116

Slavery Across the Americas

O'Malley Americas and Africa Pre-1800 ER,
AHIR
117 Wired Nation: Broadcasting & Telecommunications in the US from the Telegraph to the Internet Lasar Americas and Africa
117A

From the Player Piano to Pandora

Lasar Americas and Africa
118 The Global Cold War, 1945-1989 Lasar Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
120

W.E.B. DuBois

Porter Americas and Africa
121A African American History to 1877 Anthony Americas and Africa Pre-1800 ER / E
121B African American History: 1877 to Present Anthony Americas and Africa ER / E
122A

Jazz and United States Cultural History, 1900-1945

Porter Americas and Africa IM
122B

Jazz and United States Cultural History, 1945 to the Present

Porter Americas and Africa IM
123 Immigration and Immigrants in U.S. History Brundage Americas and Africa ER
124 American Empire Haas Americas and Africa
125 California History Haas Americas and Africa ER
126
From Indigenous Colonial Borderlands to the U.S.-Mexico Border
Haas Americas and Africa ER / E
127 Race and the American City STAFF Americas and Africa ER / E,
AHIR
128 Chicana/Chicano History Delgado Americas and Africa ER / E,
AHIR
129 History and Public Policy STAFF Americas and Africa PR-S,
AHIR
130 History of Modern Cuba Diaz Americas and Africa E
131 Women In Colonial Latin America Diaz Americas and Africa Pre-1800
132 History of the Caribbean: Colonial Period Diaz Americas and Africa E
133 Topics in Colonial Latin American History, Early and Middle Period Diaz Americas and Africa Pre-1800 E
134A Colonial Mexico O'Hara Americas and Africa Pre-1800 ER / E
134B History of Mexico, 1850 - Present O'Hara Americas and Africa CC / E
137A Africa to 1800 Anthony Americas and Africa Pre-1800 CC / E
137B Africa from 1800 - Present Anthony Americas and Africa CC / E
137C African Cinema
Prerequisite(s): course 30 or 137A or 137B, or by permision of instructor.
Anthony Americas and Africa CC / E
140B History of China, 1644-1911 Hu Asia & the Islamic World Pre-1800 CC
140C Revolutionary China, 1895-1960 Hershatter Asia & the Islamic World CC / E
140D Recent Chinese History Hershatter Asia & the Islamic World CC / E
140E

Women in China's Long 20th Century

Hershatter Asia & the Islamic World CC
141A

Classical Chinese Culture and Literature, 10th Century B.C.E. through Sixth Century C.E

Connery Asia & the Islamic World Pre-600 CC / E
141B

Classical Chinese Culture and Literature, Sixth Century through 16th Century

Connery Asia & the Islamic World Pre-1800 CC / E
144A Modern Korea: History, Literature, and Culture STAFF Asia & the Islamic World
144B Gender in Korea STAFF Asia & the Islamic World
145 Gender, Colonialism, and Third-World Feminisms Honig Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World
E
146A

Colonial South Asia 1750-1947

Shaikh Asia & the Islamic World
147A History of Premodern India Shaikh Asia & the Islamic World Pre-1800 CC / E
147B Political and Social History of Modern South Asia Shaikh Asia & the Islamic World CC / E
147C

20th Century South Asia

Shaikh Asia & the Islamic World
148 Cinema and History: Film Author Satyajit Ray STAFF Asia & the Islamic World E
150A Ancient Japan Aso Asia & the Islamic World Pre-600 CC
150B Tokugawa Japan Christy Asia & the Islamic World Pre-1800
150C Modern Japan Aso,
Christy
Asia & the Islamic World CC / E
150D

The Japanese Empire, 1868-1945

Christy Asia & the Islamic World
152

Trade and Travel on the Silk Roads

Peterson Asia & the Islamic World Pre-600 CC
154A Classic Islamic Civilization STAFF Asia & the Islamic World Pre-1800 E
155 Modern Israel Thompson Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
CC / E
156

Interrogating Politics in the Post-Colonial Middle East

Derr Asia & the Islamic World
157

The Ottoman Empire

Derr Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-1800 CC
158C

African Diaspora through Archaeology and History

Monroe, O'Malley Americas and Africa
159A

Greco-Roman Egypt

Sullivan Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600 CC 
159B

Women and Gender in Ancient Egypt

Sullivan Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600 CC 
159C

Temple and City in Egypt: New Kingdom Thebes

Sullivan Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600
160A Athenian Democracy Hedrick Europe Pre-600 CC
160C Topics in Greek History
Enrollment restricted to history and classical studies majors. May be repeated for credit.
Hedrick Europe Pre-600 CC
161B Topics in Roman History
Enrollment restricted to history and classical studies majors or minors, or by permission of instructor. May be repeated for credit.
Hedrick Europe Pre-600
161C Age of Augustus
Enrollment restricted to history and classical studies majors and minors, or by permission of instructor.
Lynn
Europe Pre-600
162 Canaan, Israel, And Palestine From Polytheism To Monotheism STAFF Asia & the Islamic World
163A A History of Sin STAFF Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600
163B Genesis: A History STAFF Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600 CC
164A Late-Medieval Italy, 1200-1400 Polecritti Europe Pre-1800
164B Renaissance Italy, 1400-1600 Polecritti
Europe Pre-1800
165 The Power of Writing: Books and Libraries 600-1500 Remak-Honnef Europe Pre-1800
166 Northern Ireland: Communities In Conflict Brundage Europe CC
167A

The First World War

Thompson Europe
167B

The Second World War In Europe

Kehler Europe
168 Rise of the Dutch Republic STAFF Europe Pre-1800
169

Dutch & Belgian History, 1500 - Present

Kehler Europe Pre-1800
170A French History: Old Regime and Revolution STAFF Europe Pre-1800
170B French History: 19th Century   STAFF Europe
171 Revolutions in France STAFF Europe
172A German History Cioc Europe
172B German Film, 1919 - 1945 Cioc Europe
172C

History of German Film, 1945 to Present

Kehler Europe
172D

Hitler and the Third Reich

Cioc Europe
173A

Medieval Russia

Peterson Europe Pre-1800 CC
173B

Imperial Russia, 1696-1917

Peterson Europe CC
173C

History of the Soviet Union

Peterson Europe CC
174 Spies: History and Culture of Espionage Thompson Europe CC
175D History of Soviet Film STAFF Europe
176 Eastern Europe, 1848-2000 Kehler Europe CC
177 Smoke, Smallpox, And The Sublime: Thinking About The Environment In The 19th Century Peterson

Americas and Africa, 
Europe

PE-E
178A European Intellectual History: The Enlightenment STAFF Europe Pre-1800
178B European Intellectual History: The Nineteenth Century STAFF Europe
178C European Intellectual History, 1870-1970 Thompson Europe CC
178D Russian Intellectual History STAFF Europe
178E Modern Jewish Intellectual History Thompson Europe ER
180A English History, 1485-1689 STAFF Europe Pre-1800
180B English History, 1689-1990 Thompson Europe
181

Modern Britain and the British Empire

Matera Europe CC
181A

Postcolonial Britain and France

Fernando,
Matera

Europe
183A Nineteenth Century Italy Polecritti Europe
183B Fascism and Resistance in Italy Polecritti Europe
185A Conflict Of Interest: War, Holocaust, And Industry In The Lodz Ghetto STAFF Europe ER, E
185B Rethinking The Holocaust: Bioscience, Race Theory, And Genocide STAFF Europe ER, E
185D Jewish Social Movements
Also offered as HISC 118. Students cannot receive credit for both courses. Enrollment restricted to juniors and seniors.
Epstein Europe E
185E The Historiography Of The Holocaust STAFF   Europe ER, E
185F Private Lives, Family Histories, And The Holocaust Experience STAFF   Europe ER, E
185H Women, Gender and Jewish Modernity (1800-Present) Daccarett Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
185I Latin American Jewish History in the Modern Period Daccarett Americas and Africa
185J The Modern Jewish Experience Daccarett Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
185K Jewish Life in Eastern Mediterranean Port Cities Daccarett Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
185L

Where Civilizations Met--Jews, Judaism, and the Iberian Peninsula

Daccarett Europe Pre-1800

Comprehensive Exit Seminar Courses

190A Slavery and Race in Latin America Diaz Americas and Africa Pre-1800 DC / W, E
190B Race and the Nation in Latin America Diaz Americas and Africa DC / W, E
190C

9/11 in Historical Perspective

Porter Americas and Africa DC
190D

Asian and Latino Immigration Since 1875

Delgado Americas and Africa DC
190E Topics in Chicana/o History STAFF Americas and Africa DC / W, E
190F Research Seminar in the America Haas Americas and Africa

DC / W

190G History and Theory Haas Americas and Africa,
Europe

DC / W

190H History of Time O'Hara Americas and Africa,
Europe
DC / W
190I California and the Borderlands Haas Americas and Africa DC / W
190J Diaspora And Migration In World History Haas Americas and Africa
190K Wired Planet: Readings on the Global History of Broadcasting and Telecommunications Lasar Americas and Africa DC / W
190L Personal Politics in the New South Jones Americas and Africa DC / W, E
190M The History of Children and the Culture of Childhood in the 19th Century Jones Americas and Africa DC / W
190N Topics in African History Anthony Americas and Africa DC / W, E
190O African American Historiography Anthony Americas and Africa DC / W, E
190P Early American Society and Culture Westerkamp Americas and Africa Pre-1800 DC / W
190Q The Novel and History Westerkamp Americas and Africa DC / W
190R Research in the History in American Religion Westerkamp Americas and Africa DC / W, E
190S Women and Social Movements in the U.S. Frank Americas and Africa DC / W
190T Latin America in the Cold War O'Hara Americas and Africa DC / W
190U

Power, Culture, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Lasar Americas and Africa DC / W
190W Topics in the U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction Jones Americas and Africa DC / W
190X The History of the Atlantic World, 1492-1824 O'Malley Americas and Africa Pre-1800 DC / W
190Y The Atlantic Slave Trade O'Malley Americas and Africa Pre-1800 DC / W
190Z

The Long Civil Rights Movement

Brundage Americas and Africa DC / W
192 Directed Student Teaching   STAFF  
194A Gender, Class and Sex in Shanghai
Prerequisite(s):course 140C, or 140D, or 140E, or permission of instructor.
Honig Asia & the Islamic World DC / W
194B Okinawan History Christy Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World
DC / W
194D Topics in Korean History Aso Asia & the Islamic World DC / W
194E Women in Japanese History Aso Asia & the Islamic World DC / W
194F

Jewish Shanghai

Honig Asia & the Islamic World DC 
194G China Since the Cultural Revolution: Histories of the Present Hershatter Asia & the Islamic World DC / W, E
194H Gender, Family & State in China, 1600-Present Hershatter Asia & the Islamic World DC / W, E
194M Literati, Samurai, and Yangban: Comparative History of State and Elite in East Asia, 1600-1900 Hu Asia & the Islamic World Pre-1800 DC / W
194N Comparative Studies in Modern Asian History STAFF Asia & the Islamic World DC / W, E
194O

South Asia in the Twentieth Century

Shaikh Asia & the Islamic World DC
194P

Urban South Asia

Shaikh Asia & the Islamic World PENDING
194Q

Making Space in the Colonial and Post-Colonial World

Derr Asia & the Islamic World DC / W
194R Cairo: The City Victorious, 1750-2000 STAFF Asia & the Islamic World DC / W
194S Comparative Studies in World History STAFF Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
DC / W
194U The Cold War and East Asia Aso Asia & the Islamic World DC / W, E
194W

Social Movements in the Middle East

Derr Asia & the Islamic World PENDING
194X The Cold War in the Mediterranean, 1942-1991 STAFF Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World, Europe
DC / W
194Y Memories of WWII in the US and Japan Christy,
Yang
Americas and Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World
DC / W, E
195A Thesis Research   STAFF
196A

Global 1930s

Matera Americas and Africa, Europe DC / W
196B Social Protests in Late Medieval and Early Modern England STAFF Europe Pre-1800 DC / W
196C Modern Italian Culture Polecritti Europe DC / W
196D City of Rome Polecritti Europe DC / W
196E Modern Irish History Thompson Europe DC / W
196F European Environmental History Thompson Europe DC / W
196G Modern Germany and Europe
Enrollment restricted to junior and senior history, German studies, and Jewish studies majors.
Cioc Europe DC / W
196H Sex And The City--The History Of Sexuality In Urban Areas Around The Globe Matera

Americas & Africa,
Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe 

DC / W
196I The French Revolution STAFF Europe DC / W
196J Autobiography and History STAFF Europe DC / W
196K Studies in European Intellectual History STAFF Europe DC / W
196M Shtetl: Eastern European Jewish Life Deutsch Europe DC / W
196N Eastern European Jewish Social History STAFF Europe DC / W, E
196O Russian Revolution, 1917-1932 STAFF Europe DC / W
196P Hitler and Stalin STAFF Europe DC / W
196Q Europe And The World During The Cold War Lasar Europe DC / W
196R Social World of Roman Palestine STAFF Asia & the Islamic World,
Europe
Pre-600 DC / W
196S Special Topics in Ancient History Hedrick Europe Pre-600 DC / W
196U Topics in Medieval History STAFF Europe Pre-1800 DC / W
196V

The Soviet Experience

Peterson Europe DC / W
196W Brave New World? Scientific & Technological Visions Of Utopia And Dystopia In Russia/Soviet Union Peterson Europe Pre-1800 DC / W
196X

National Socialism and the Third Reich

Kehler Europe DC
196Y Saints and Holiness in Medieval Europe Polecritti Europe Pre-1800 DC / W
196Z

Europe From the Margins: Outside Influences on Modern European Thought and Culture

Matera Europe Pre-1800 DC / W