Fall Courses
Spring Courses
Not Offered


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

HIST 152(F) "New Worlds for All": European-Indian Encounters in Colonial North America (W)*

HIST 166(F) The Age of Washington and DuBois (W)*

HIST 201(F) Modern African History*

HIST 207(F) The Modern Middle East*

HIST 211(F) The Greater Game? Central Asia and its Neighbors Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (Same as Religion 236)*

HIST 217(F) Early Modern Japan (Same as Japanese 217)*

HIST 219(F) Modern History and Politics of Korea (Same as Asian Studies 243 and Political Science 243)*

HIST 222(F) (formerly 216) Greek History (Same as Classics 222)

HIST 226(F) (formerly 205) Europe From Reformation to Revolution: 1500-1815

HIST 229(F) (formerly 222) European Imperialism and Decolonization*

HIST 239(F) Modern German History: From Unification to Reunification, 1871-1990

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

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

HIST 284(F) Topics in Asian American History*

HIST 301D(F,S) Is History Eurocentric?

HIST 301F(F) Remembering American History

HIST 302(F) Apartheid South Africa*

HIST 341(F) Polis/Metropolis: Theatre, History, and Urban Culture (Same as Comparative Literature 217, English 213 and Theatre 222) (W)

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

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

HIST 388(F) U.S.-Mexican Borderlands (Same as Latina/o Studies 388)*

HIST 408(F) Archaeology, Politics, and Heritage in the Middle East*

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

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

HIST 487T(F) (formerly 374T) The Second World War: Origins, Course, Outcomes, and Meaning (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 114(S) Slavery in Africa (W)*

HIST 135(S) The Great War, 1914-1918 (W)

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

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

HIST 228(S) Europe in the Twentieth Century

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*

HIST 294(S) Scientific Revolutions: 1543-1927 (Same as History of Science 224)

HIST 301D(F,S) Is History Eurocentric?

HIST 301E(S) Barbarians, Saints, and Emperors: The Fall of Rome Reconsidered (W)

HIST 303(S) Post-Apartheid South Africa*

HIST 309(S) (formerly 278) Women and Islam (Same as Religion 232 and Women's and Gender Studies 232)*

HIST 310(S) Iraq and Iran in the Twentieth Century*

HIST 318(S) Nationalism in East Asia (Same as Asian Studies 245 and Political Science 245)*

HIST 322(S) (formerly 239) The Construction of Gender in Ancient Greece and Rome (Same as Classics 239 and Women's and Gender Studies 239)

HIST 326(S) War in European History

HIST 338(S) The History of the Holocaust

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

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

HIST 392(S) Comparative Slavery: The Origins and Development of North American and Caribbean Slavery*

HIST 395(S) Comparative History of Organized Crime*

HIST 396(S) France In and Out of North Africa: Arab Nationalism, Islamic Fundamentalism, and the Re-peopling of Europe*

HIST 443(S) (formerly 355) Slavery, Race and Ethnicity in Latin America*

HIST 452(S) Antebellum American Women's History (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 452)*

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

HIST 468(S) Sex and Race in Colonial North America (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 468)*

HIST 494(S) Senior Thesis

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


HIST 124 The Vikings (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 127 (formerly 105) The Expansion of Europe (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 129 (formerly 107) Religion, Race, and Gender in the Age of the French Revolution (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)*

HIST 140 Fin-de Siecle Russia: Cultural Splendor, Imperial Decay (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 157 The Great Depression: Culture, Society, and Politics in the 1930s (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 159 The Origins of the Cold War (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 164 Slavery in the American South (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)*

HIST 165 The Quest for Racial Justice in Twentieth-Century America (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)*

HIST 202 (formerly 270) Early-African History Through the Era of the Slave Trade (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 203 Sub-Saharan Africa Since 1800 (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 208 Encountering the Other? The Middle East and the West (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 209 (formerly 275) The Origins of Islam: God, Empire, and Apocalypse (Same as Religion 231) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 212 (formerly 283) Barbarians in the Middle Kingdom: China to 1850 (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 213 (formerly 284) Modern China, 1800-Present: Continuity and Change (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 221 History of U.S.-Japan Relations (Same as Japanese 221) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 223 (formerly 218) Roman History (Same as Classics 223) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 225 The Middle Ages (Same as Religion 216) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 227 Europe's Long Nineteenth Century (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 230 Modern European Jewish History, 1789-1948 (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 234 (formerly 230) Britain, 1688-1848 (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 235 Britain Since 1848 (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 240 (formerly 232) Muscovy and the Russian Empire (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 241 (formerly 233) The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 242 (formerly 287) Latin America From Conquest to Independence (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 243 Modern Latin America, 1822 to the Present (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 249 (formerly 225) The Caribbean From Slavery to Independence (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 254 North American Indian History: Pre-Contact to the Present (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 270 American Politics From Poulism to the Present (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 286 Latino/a History From 1846 to the Present (Same as Latina/o Studies 286) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 293 History of Medicine (Same as History of Science 320) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 295 Technology and Science in American Culture (Same as History of Science 240) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 301A History, Theory, Practice (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 301B Autobiography as History: An American Character? (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 301F Gender and History (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 301G Westward Expansion in American History (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 304 South Africa and Apartheid (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 308 Gender and Society in Modern Africa (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 308) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 323 Leadership, Government, and the Governed in Ancient Greece (Same as Classics 323 and Leadership Studies 323) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 324 (formerly 212) The Development of Christianity: 30-600 C.E. (Same as Religion 212) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 325 Charlemagne and the Formation of Europe (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 327 Knighthood and Chivalry (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 330 The Social History of Ideas: Enlightenment and Revolution (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 331 (formerly 307) The French and Haitian Revolutions (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 335 (formerly 316) Class, Gender, and Race in Post-1945 Britain (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 337 Ideology and Politics in Europe 1900-1939 (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 342 Creating Nations and Nationalism in Latin America (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 343 (formerly 328) Gender and History in Latin America (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 344 (formerly 305) Latin-American Revolutions and the United States (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 346 (formerly314) History of Modern Brazil (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 354 The Making of the American Revolution, 1763-1798 (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 357 The Rise of American Conservatism (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 358 (formerly 242) "The Good War": World War II and American Culture and Society (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 365 (formerly 312) History of the New South (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 368 (formerly 246) Cultural Encounters in the American West (Same as American Studies 246) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 370 (formerly 308) Studies in American Social Change (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 373 Va Va Vroom!-A Nation on Wheels (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 374 American Medical History (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 378 (formerly 344) History of Sexuality in America (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 344) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 379 (formerly 324) Women in the United States Since 1870 (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 324) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 380 (formerly 227) Comparative American Immigration History (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 383 The History of Black Women in America: From Slavery to the Present (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 383) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 384 (formerly 331) Comparative Asian-American History, 1850-1965 (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 385 (formerly 332) Contemporary Issues in Recent Asian-American History, 1965-Present (Not offered 2004-2005)*

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 2004-2005)*

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 2004-2005)*

HIST 393 Sister Revolutions in France and America (Same as Leadership Studies 212 and French 212) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 394 (formerly 346) Comparative Masculinities: Britain and the United States Since 1800 (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 402T African Political Thought (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)*

HIST 409 (formerly 363) Religion and Revolution in Iran (Same as Religion 234) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 425 The First Crusade (Same as Religion 215) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 430 Toward a History of theSelf in Nineteent- and Twentieth-Century Europe (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 440 Reform, Revolution, Terror: Russia, 1900-1939 (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 467 Black Urban Life and Culture (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 469 Notions of Race and Ethnicity in American Culture (Same as American Studies 403) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 470 (formerly 358) The Chinese-American Experience (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 471 Comparative Latina/o Migrations (Same as Latina/o Studies 471) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 472 (formerly 351) Slavery, Capitalism, and Revolution: The Impact of the New World on Europe, 1700-1900 (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 474 The History of Oil (Same as Environmental Studies 474) (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 475 (formerly 356) Modern Warfare and Military Leadership (Not offered 2004-2005)

HIST 476 Apocalypse Now and Then: A Comparative History of Millenarian Movements (Same as Religion 217) (Not offered 2004-2005)*

HIST 484T Narrating Africa, Narrating History (W)*

HIST 488T The Politics and Rhetoric of Exclusion: Immigration and Its Discontents (Same as American Studies 368T) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 489 History and the Body (Same as Women's and Gender Studies 489T) (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)

HIST 490T (formerly 350T) History, Nostalgia, and the Politics of Collective Memory (Not offered 2004-2005) (W)