Skip to main content

HIST 8226 Seminar: Twentieth Century U.S. History (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course is designed to allow students to explore in depth a topic of interest in the history of the United States in the twentieth century. Based on extensive research in archival and other primary sources, students will prepare a substantial research paper, suitable for publication in a scholarly journal. In addition, students will complete a number of research exercises, designed to improve their skills in the identification and interpretation of historical sources. Students will read and critique drafts of one another's work, and each student will make a presentation of their paper in the format of a scholarly conference.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): James O'Toole

Prerequisites: Graduate Student Standing.

Cross listed with:


Last Updated: 24-Jun-17