Raymond A. Jonas
Seminar on selected topics in general history, with special emphasis on preparation for field examinations. Topics vary according to interests of students and instructor.
Europe and the Modern World. Europe and its global engagements in the modern period. This course provides an acquaintance with some of the great themes, problems, and events in the history of modern Europe, including but not limited to Europe’s larger global engagements. It offers a foundation for advanced study of a thematic or regional nature, a basis for comparative historical study within Europe and beyond, and preparation for the teaching of entry-level and advanced undergraduate surveys.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
The course operates in tutorial or seminar format, depending on enrollment.
Class assignments and grading
Reading, discussion, and critical essays.