Fall Courses
Spring Courses
Not Offered


HIST 127(F) (formerly 105) The Expansion of Europe (W)

HIST 135T(F) The Great War, 1914-1918 (Same as Leadership Studies 135T) (W)

HIST 136(F) Before the Deluge: Paris and Berlin in the Interwar Years (W)

HIST 148(F) (formerly 102) The Mexican Revolution: 1910 to NAFTA (W)*

HIST 165(F) The Quest for Racial Justice in Twentieth-Century America (W)*

HIST 203(F) Sub-Saharan Africa Since 1800*

HIST 207(F) The Modern Middle East*

HIST 212(F) Transforming the "Middle Kingdom": China, 2000 BCE-1600*

HIST 223(F) (formerly 218) Roman History (Same as Classics 223)

HIST 225(F) The Middle Ages (Same as Religion 216)

HIST 230(F) Modern European Jewish History, 1789-1948

HIST 252A(F) British Colonial America and the United States to 1877*

HIST 281(F) African-American History, 1619-1865(Same as African-American Studies 281)*

HIST 293(F) History of Medicine (Same as History of Science 320)

HIST 295(F) Technology and Science in American Culture (Same as History of Science 240)

HIST 301A(F) Approaching the Past: History, Theory, Practice

HIST 315(F) Cultural Foundations: The Literature and History of Early China (Same as Chinese 224 and Comparative Literature 220)*

HIST 319(F) Gender and the Family in Chinese History (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 319)*

HIST 321(F) History of U.S.-Japan Relations (Same as Japanese 321)*

HIST 327(F) Knighthood and Chivalry

HIST 352(F,S) (formerly 255) America and the Sea, 1600-Present (Same as Maritime Studies 201) (Offered only at Mystic Seaport.)(W)

HIST 353(F) North American Indian History: Pre-Contact to the Present (Same as Environmental Studies 353)*

HIST 357(F) Race, Region, and the Rise of the Right

HIST 364(F) (formerly 311) History of the Old South*

HIST 380(F) (formerly 227) Comparative American Immigration History*

HIST 383(F) The History of Black Women in America: From Slavery to the Present (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 383)*

HIST 385(F) (formerly 332) Contemporary Issues in Recent Asian-American History, 1965-Present*

HIST 440(F) Reform, Revolution, Terror: Russia, 1900-1939 (W)

HIST 456(F) (formerly 360) Civil War and Reconstruction

HIST 474(F) The History of Oil (Same as Environmental Studies 474)

HIST 476(F) Apocalypse Now and Then: A Comparative History of Millenarian Movements (Same as Religion 217)*

HIST 483T(F) African Political Thought (W)*

HIST 486T(F) Historical Memory of the Pacific War (Same as Japanese 486T) (W)*

HIST 493(F) Senior Thesis Research/Writing Seminar

HIST 497(F), 498(S) Independent Study


HIST 111(S) Movers and Shakers in the Middle East (Same as Leadership Studies 150) (W)*

HIST 118(S) "Ten Years of Madness": The Chinese Cultural Revolution (W)*

HIST 124(S) The Vikings (W)

HIST 140T(S) Fin-de Siecle Russia: Cultural Splendor, Imperial Decay (W)

HIST 164(S) Slavery in the American South (W)*

HIST 166(S) The Age of Washington and DuBois (Same as African-American Studies 166)(W)*

HIST 213(S) Modern China, 1600-present*

HIST 218(S) Modern Japan (Same as Japanese 218)*

HIST 228(S) Europe in the Twentieth Century

HIST 243(S) Modern Latin America, 1822 to the Present*

HIST 252B(S) (formerly 243) America From San Gabriel to Gettysburg, 1492-1865

HIST 253(S) The United States from Appomattox to AOL, 1865-Present

HIST 282(S) (formerly 262) African-American History From Reconstruction to the Present(Sames as African American Studies 282)*

HIST 301C(S) Approaching the Past: Practices of Modern History

HIST 301F(S) Approaching the Past: Remembering American History

HIST 304(S) South Africa and Apartheid*

HIST 308(S) Gender and Society in Modern Africa (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 308)*

HIST 311(S) The United States and the Middle East*

HIST 325(S) The World of Charlemagne (W)

HIST 335(S) (formerly 316) Britain 1945-1990: Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Social Change

HIST 352(F,S) (formerly 255) America and the Sea, 1600-Present (Same as Maritime Studies 201) (Offered only at Mystic Seaport.)(W)

HIST 365(S) (formerly 312) History of the New South*

HIST 374(S) American Medical History

HIST 466(S) (formerly 364) Imagining Urban America, Three Case Studies: Boston, Chicago, and L.A. (Same as American Studies 364)

HIST 467(S) African Americans in Urban America*

HIST 372(S) (formerly 313) The Rise of American Business

HIST 481T(S) The American Revolution, 1763-1798: Meanings and Interpretations (W)*

HIST 482T(S) Memory, History, and the Extermination of the Jews of Europe (W)

HIST 492T(S) Revolutionary Thought in Latin America (W)*

HIST 494(S) Senior Thesis

HIST 497(F), 498(S) Independent Study


HIST 129 (formerly 107) Religion, Race, and Gender in the Age of the French Revolution (Not offered 2005-2006) (W)*

HIST 157 The Great Depression: Culture, Society, and Politics in the 1930s (Not offered 2005-2006) (W)

HIST 202 (formerly 270) Early-African History Through the Era of the Slave Trade (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 209 The Origins of Islam: God, Empire and Apocalypse (Same as Religion 231) (Not offered 2005-2006; to be offered 2006-2007)*

HIST 211 The Greater Game? Central Asia and its Neighbors Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (Same as Religion 236) (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 222 (formerly 216) Greek History (Same as Classics 222) (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 226 (formerly 205) Europe From Reformation to Revolution: 1500-1815 (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 227 A Century of Revolution: Europe, 1789-1921 (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 229 (formerly 222) European Imperialism and Decolonization (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 239 Modern German History: From Unification to Reunification, 1871-1990 (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 240 (formerly 232) Muscovy and the Russian Empire (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 241 (formerly 233) The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 242 (formerly 287) Latin America From Conquest to Independence (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 249 (formerly 225) The Caribbean From Slavery to Independence (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 284 Topics in Asian American History (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 286 Latino/a History From 1846 to the Present (Same as Latina/o Studies 286) (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 294 Scientific Revolutions: 1543-1927 (Same as History of Science 224) (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 301D Approaching the Past: Is History Eurocentric? (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 301F Approaching the Past: Gender and History (Not offered 2005-2006)

Approaching the Past: HIST 301G Westward Expansion in American History (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 309 Women and Islam (Same as Religion 232 and Women's and Gender Studies 232) (Not offered 2005-2006; to be offered 2006-2007)*

HIST 322 (formerly 239) The Construction of Gender in Ancient Greece and Rome (Same as Classics 239 and Women's and Gender Studies 239) (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 323 Leadership, Government, and the Governed in Ancient Greece (Same as Classics 323 and Leadership Studies 323) (Not offered 2005-2006) (W)

HIST 324 (formerly 212) The Development of Christianity: 30-600 C.E. (Same as Religion 212) (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 326 War in European History (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 328 Medieval Empires (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 331 (formerly 307) The French and Haitian Revolutions (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 332 Britain 1688-1832: Industrialization, Social Change, and Political Transformation (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 333 Britain 1832-1901: Victorian Culture and Society (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 334 Britain 1901-1945: War, Peace, and National Decline (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 338 The History of the Holocaust (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 342 Creating Nations and Nationalism in Latin America (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 343 (formerly 328) Gender and History in Latin America (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 346 (formerly314) History of Modern Brazil (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 368 (formerly 246) Cultural Encounters in the American West (Same as American Studies 368) (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 370 (formerly 308) Studies in American Social Change (Not offered 2005-2006) (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 373 Va Va Vroom!-A Nation on Wheels (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 378 (formerly 344) History of Sexuality in America (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 344) (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 384 (formerly 331) Comparative Asian-American History, 1850-1965 (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 386 Latinas in the Global Economy: Work, Migration, and Households (Same as Latina/o Studies 386 and Women's and Gender Studies 386) (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 387 Community Building and Social Movements in Latino/a History (Same as Latina/o Studies 387 and Women's and Gender Studies 387) (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 389(S) History Through Fiction, Fiction Through History: Windows into African-American Culture (Same as English 389)*

HIST 393 Sister Revolutions in France and America (Same as Leadership Studies 212 and French 212) (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 394 (formerly 346) Comparative Masculinities: Britain and the United States Since 1800 (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 396 France In and Out of North Africa: Arab Nationalism, Islamic Fundamentalism, and the Re-peopling of Europe (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 408 Archaeology, Politics, and Heritage in the Middle East (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 425 The First Crusade (Same as Religion 215) (Not offered 2005-2006) (W)

HIST 430 Toward a History of theSelf in Nineteent- and Twentieth-Century Europe (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 443 (formerly 355) Slavery, Race and Ethnicity in Latin America (Not offered 2005-2006)*

HIST 471 Comparative Latina/o Migrations (Same as Latina/o Studies 471) (Not offered 2005-2006)(W)*

HIST 475 (formerly 356) Modern Warfare and Military Leadership (Not offered 2005-2006)

HIST 487T (formerly 374T) The Second World War: Origins, Course, Outcomes, and Meaning (Not offered 2005-2006) (W)

HIST 488T The Politics and Rhetoric of Exclusion: Immigration and Its Discontents (Same as American Studies 488T) (Not offered 2005-2006) (W)

HIST 489 History and the Body (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 489T) (Not offered 2005-2006) (W)

HIST 490T (formerly 350T) History, Nostalgia, and the Politics of Collective Memory (Not offered 2005-2006)(W)