2013 World Civilization I
survey of major trends in world civilization from the beginnings of civilization
in 3,000 BC to mid-sixteenth century. Includes all major regions of the world.
2023 World Civilization II
survey of major trends in world civilization from the mid-sixteenth century to
the present. The scope of the course includes the Enlightenment, the Industrial
Revolution, nationalism, imperialism, communism, fascism, the World Wars, and
the Cold War.
2063 Oklahoma History
history from date of discovery to the present, including changes in sovereignty,
development through each era, contribution of the Indian, formation of the
state, and basic law.
2463 Seminar in the Civil War-—The Daily Life of the Civil War Soldier I
study of the Civil War as seen through the eyes of the soldiers who fought in
it, detailing their lives from enlistment through training, campaigning, and
camp life. Students will be required to join the Civil War Re-enactment unit on
campus (Company B, 15th Missouri Infantry), and learn about the
subject matter by reliving it.
2473 Seminar in the Civil War-—The Daily Life of the Civil War Soldier II
continuation of HIST 2463. A study of the Civil War as seen through the eyes of
the soldiers who fought in it, detailing their lives from enlistment through
training, campaigning, and camp life. Students will be required to join the
Civil War Re-enactment unit on campus (Company B, 15th Missouri
Infantry), and learn about the subject matter by reliving it.
2483 American History to 1877
the peopling of the continent to 1877; European origins and colonization;
revolution and the development of federalism, nationalism and democracy; foreign
relations; political parties; and Civil War and Reconstruction.
2493 American History since 1877
1877 to Present. Post-reconstruction, industrialism, immigration, reform
movements, race, gender and ethnicity, cultural conflicts, the welfare state,
and international relations.
3013 Modern Europe
the economic, social, political, and intellectual history of Europe from the
European discovery of the New World to the present day. Emphasizes major
developments of the period to include the Protestant
Reformation, Absolutism, the Scientific
and Industrial Revolutions, Napoleon Bonaparte, the World Wars, the Cold War,
and the demise of the Soviet Union and the Eastern Bloc.
Offered in alternate years.
3023 The Civil War: Seminal Event in American History
study of the events that led up to the Civil War and the military, political,
economic, cultural, and social aspects of the war.
3053 Famous Trials in American History
of major trials in which legal, cultural, social and political issues intersect
and received widespread attention.
4013 Nazi Germany
the military, political, social, economic, and intellectual developments in
Germany from World War I to the fall of Adolf Hitler and the National Socialist
state in 1945. Course pays considerable attention to the creation and nature of
Germany’s abortive experiment in democracy, the Weimar Republic, and the
events leading to the establishment of the totalitarian state.
4033 Cultural Warfare: Major Controversies in US History
study of clashes between social and cultural systems, including such topics as
antebellum Northern and Southern societies, Darwinists and their opponents, and
competing visions of religious and secular authority.
4043 Reformers and Liberators
of major reform periods in nineteenth and twentieth century America, including
antebellum reform, Populism, Progressivism, New Deal, Great Society, Civil
Rights, feminism, and sexual liberation movements.