Susan A Glenn
Field course. Survey of major problems and literature in American social history after 1860.
In Spring quarter 2009, this course will focus on Gender and Women. For our first class meeting on Monday, March 30, students should be prepared to discuss Glenda Gilmore's book, Gender and Jim Crow.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
The course stresses close readings and active discussion. Several brief papers are required.
This course is open to all interested graduate students in and outside the history department. There are no prerequisites. Please check for any assignments for the first class meeting.
Class assignments and grading
Class assignments and grading will be outlined in the course syllabus.