HIST 598: Environmental History

HIST 598: Environmental History This graduate course is designed as a broad overview of modern environmental history, covering major works, debates, and methodologies in the field. At the heart of environmental history is the study of the reciprocal relationship...

HIST 512: Civil War and Reconstruction Era

HIST 512: Civil War and Reconstruction Era This course explores the Civil War and Reconstruction Era, a period that begins with the Mexican-American War and ends with the Populism in the 1890s. Beginning with the Mexican-American War in 1846, territorial expansion...

HIST 598: Studies in Segregation

HIST 598: Studies in Segregation This course allows students to examine segregation policies and experiences in two contexts, the American South and South Africa. Using both primary and secondary sources, students will focus on “Jim Crow” segregation in the U.S. and...