Department of the History of Science Course Catalog, Spring Term 2021
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Course Registration opens on Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Course registration deadline is Thursday, January 21, 2021
Spring term classes begin on Monday, January 25, 2021*


  Course Instructor Day Time
FRSMR 51w. Science Not Silence: Censorship and Secrecy from Copernicus to Climate Crisis Marcus TH 12:00-2:00pm
FRSMR 52G. Nuclear Dilemmas Wilson TH 9:45-11:45am
GENED 1089. The Border: Race, Politics, and Health in Modern Mexico Soto Laveaga T/TH 10:30-11:45am
GENED 1143. Dark Satanic Mills: How the Factory Made Our World Seow T/TH 1:30-2:45pm
HISTSCI 97. Tutorial - Sophomore Year Harrington M 12:00-2:00pm
HISTSCI 98. Tutorial - Junior Year Lemov W 3:00-4:15pm
HISTSCI 99b. Tutorial - Senior Year Weidman F 12:00-1:15pm
HISTSCI 99b. Tutorial - Senior Year Weidman F 1:30-2:45pm
HISTSCI 123cs. Starstruck! The History, Culture, and Politics of American Astronomy Schechner T 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 147v. Graphic!: Visualizing Medicine from Textbooks to Comics Bayoumi M 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 148. Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired: A History of Health Disparities in America Hammonds M/W 10:30-11:45am
HISTSCI 178. Psychotherapy and the Modern Self Lunbeck TH 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 185. Communicating Science Csiszar W 3:00-5:00pm
HISTSCI 187. Information: History, Politics, and Ethics Csiszar T 9:45-11:45am
HISTSCI 189. The World We Made: Technology and Society Hersch W 12:00-2:45pm
HISTSCI 190. Science @ Work Seow W 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 195cu. Factory to Gig: The Technology of Work Unger TH 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 212. Death and the Body in the Age of Plague Marcus M 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 229. The Nuclear Age: Critical Historical Perspectives Wilson TH 3:00-5:00pm
HISTSCI 247. Current Issues in the History of Medicine Brandt W 3:00-5:45pm
HISTSCI 280. Science and New Technologies in South Asia, Latin America, and Africa Soto Laveaga TH 6:00-8:45pm
HISTSCI 283. Sources and Methods in the History of Technology Hersch M 12:00-2:45pm
HISTSCI 291ht. The Past and Future of the University Galison T 9:00-11:45am
HISTSCI 293. Agnotology: The History of Knowledge and Ignorance Oreskes W 12:45-2:45pm
HISTSCI 303b. Research Methods in the History of Science Lemov W 9:00-11:45am
HISTSCI 304b. Teaching Beyond the Classroom: Foundational Discussions about Research Galison/Lunbeck T 12:00-1:15pm


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