History

Latin America (HIST 2213.01)

Instructor: Andrew Wood
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays — 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM

Introduction to Latin American history from pre- Columbian to modern times. Emphasis on the encounter of various peoples in the New World; colonial societies and institutions; emergence of new republics; neocolonialism, global integration, and industrialization; religious practices; revolutionary movements; race and gender relations; and Latin American-U.S. diplomacy.

Modern Europe (HIST 2403.01)

Instructor: Staff
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays — 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM

Introduction to major issues and events that have shaped Western Europe since 1600, with emphasis on basic themes such as the development of the nation-state, the roles of the church and science in society, the modern “tradition” of revolution, and the function of ideology in politics.

Social Movement 20th Century America (HIST 2473.01)

Instructor: Jeremy Kuzmarov
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays — 1:00 PM – 3:50 PM

“From the Sooner Socialists to Occupy Wall Street”

Indians in American History (HIST 2573.01)

Instructor: Brian Hosmer
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays — 10:00 AM –10:50 AM

The Native American experience in North America from 1400-present, with emphasis on the people and cultures who came to Oklahoma, an adopted homeland.

China and Japan from Antiquity to 1800 (HIST 2613.01)

Instructor: Thomas Buoye
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays — 8:00 AM –9:15 AM

Introduction to the politics and culture of traditional China and Japan, focusing on the interaction between state and society, the influence of secular and religious philosophies on the elite and the masses, and relations between China and Japan.

Colonial America (HIST 3513.01)

Instructor: Kristen Oertel
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays — 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM

History of Colonial America from its beginnings to revolutionary times.

Modern Japan, 1800 to Present (HIST 3683.01)

Instructor: Thomas Buoye
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays — 2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Political, social, cultural, and economic changes in Japan from the last years of the Tokugawa Shogunate to the present, from the perspectives of power-holders and dissidents, elite, and masses.