Courses


Department of the History of Science Course Catalog, Fall Term 2021
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Course Registration opens on Monday, August 16, 2021
Course registration deadline is Thursday, August 26, 2021
*Fall term classes begin on Wednesday, September 1, 2021*

 

HISTSCI Courses Instructor Day Time
GENED 1116. Medical Ethics and History Jones T/TH 10:30-11:45am
GENED 1143. Dark Satanic Mills: How the Factory Made Our World Seow T/TH 1:30-2:45pm
GENED 1174. Life and Death in the Anthropocene Oreskes M/W 12:00-1:15pm
GENED 1175. Vaccines: History, Science, Policy Brandt T/TH 9:00-10:15am
HISTSCI 98. Tutorial - Junior Year Csiszar M 9:00-10:15am
HISTSCI 99a. Tutorial - Senior Year Weidman F 12:00-1:15pm
HISTSCI 99a. Tutorial - Senior Year Weidman F 1:30-2:45pm
HISTSCI 100. Knowing the World: An Introduction to the History of Science Marcus/Wilson M/W 10:30-11:45pm
HISTSCI 1334. Nature on Display (formerly HISTSCI 134) Browne T/TH 10:30-11:45am
HISTSCI 1441. Foreign Bodies: On Health and Migration (formerly HISTSCI 141) Alam W 12:00-2:45pm
HISTSCI 1460. From Colonial to Global Health Abi-Rached T 3:00-5:00pm
HISTSCI 1471. War and Medicine Abi-Rached F 9:45-11:45am
HISTSCI 1480. Food, Science, and the Invention of Global Hunger Soto Laveaga M 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 1770. Broken Brains: A Patient-Centered History (formerly HISTSCI 170) Harrington TH 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 1780. Psychopathologies of Modern Life Lunbeck W 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 1932. Digital Storytelling: Using Interactive Media to Share Research Unger T 3:00-5:45pm
WOMGEN 1421. Medical Management of the Female Body Richardson W 12:45-2:45pm
ANTHRO 2797. Theory and Practice of Social Medicine Jones M 12:00-2:45pm
HIST 2487A. Slavery and the Universities: Seminar  Hammonds W 3:45-5:45pm
HISTSCI 2110. Science Before Science: Sources and Methods for the Study of the Premodern History of Science Marcus TH 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 2812. China in the History of Science and Technology Seow TH 9:45-11:45am
HISTSCI 2910. The Epistemology of Collaborations Galison W 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 2985. Science, Power, and Politics (formerly HISTSCI 285) Jasanoff TBD TBD
HISTSCI 3003a. Historiography of the History of Science Oreskes M 3:00-5:45pm
       
Cross-Listed Courses Instructor Day Time
ANTHRO 1824. Race and Genetics: American Biopolitics Jabloner W 12:45-2:45pm
ANTHRO 2656. Feminist Science Studies Jabloner W 9:00-11:00am
GENED 1093. Who Lives? Who Dies? Who Cares? Reimagining Global Health Kleinman T/TH 10:30-11:45am

 

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