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HIST 3255 Study and Writing of History: Coffeehouses, Pubs and Clubs: Associational Life in Europe (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course will initiate you into the craft of doing history. It is an apprenticeship that begins by exposing aspiring historians to some of the great practicing master historians in the field. The theme we will use to introduce the craft is associational life, which underwent radical transformation from the 16th and 17th to the 18th and 19th centuries. Using a variety of books and articles on this topic, the class will help you to develop a clearly defined topic, a manageable research plan and will give you the support you need to write a substantial research paper.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Penelope Ismay

Prerequisites: History Major Standing; The History Core, Parts I and II.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17