Past Courses

Fall 2021

Gateway Courses

  • AS.070.295 Conflict and Security in a Global World
  • AS.190.108 Contemporary International Politics

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.140.312 The Politics of Science in America
  • AS.190.101 Introduction to American Politics
  • AS.190.300 Racial Inequality, Policy and Politics in the US
  • AS.190.315 Asian-American Politics
  • AS.190.333 American Constitutional Law
  • AS.190.340 Black Politics I
  • AS.190.406 The Executive Branch
  • AS.191.308 The Politics of American Imperialism: The Founding to the Present
  • AS.230.370 Housing and Homelessness in the United States
  • AS.230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality and Public Policy in America
  • AS.230.405 Neoliberalism

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.070.332 Reverberations of the Korean War
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.190.109 Politics of East Asia
  • AS.190.264 What You Need to Know About Chinese Politics (Part I)
  • AS.190.306 Latin American Politics and Society in Comparative and Historical Perspective
  • AS.190.324 The Law of Democracy: The United States and Canada in Comparative Perspective
  • AS.190.338 Comparative Political Behavior
  • AS.190.434 Does Israel Have a Future?
  • AS.191.306 The Citizen and the Foreigner in South Asia
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy
  • AS.192.404 Democracy, Autocracy and Economic Development: Korea, Indonesia, and Myanmar
  • AS.194.102 Islamic Pasts in the Contemporary World
  • AS.196.364 This is Not Propaganda
  • AS.211.423 Black Italy
  • AS.212.353 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.213.407 German Media Theory
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.217.427 Radical Women: Brazilian Literature, Art, and Culture
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development
  • AS.230.228 Colonialism in Asia and Its Contested Legacies
  • AS.230.326 Sociology of the Military-Industrial Complex
  • AS.230.342 Resistance, Rebellion, and Revolution in Latin America
  • AS.230.348 Climate Change and Society
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.210 Documentary Photography in a Changing China
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and US Security Strategy
  • AS.310.328 Global Health and Human Rights: COVID-19 Case Studies from Asia

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.190.255 Race and Racism in International Relations
  • AS.190.393 Nonviolent Resistance in World Politics
  • AS.190.408 Sovereignty: Historical Perspectives and Contemporary Issues
  • AS.190.421 Violence: State and Society
  • AS.190.443 Politics of Outer Space
  • AS.190.454 Nuclear Weapons and World Politics
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy
  • AS.192.305 Global Energy and Environment: A Political Economy Approach
  • AS.192.360 Modern Warfare
  • AS.196.364 This is Not Propaganda
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development
  • AS.230.306 Plagues, Power, and Social Control
  • AS.230.326 Sociology of the Military-Industrial Complex
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and US Security Strategy
  • AS.310.328 Global Health and Human Rights: COVID-19 Case Studies from Asia

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.100.404 John Locke
  • AS.190.204 Ancient Political Thought
  • AS.190.267 Introduction to Political Economy
  • AS.190.388 Race and the Politics of Memory
  • AS.190.391 Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism
  • AS.190.396 Capitalism and Ecology
  • AS.191.316 Theories of Power
  • AS.211.362 Critical Knowledges: Black, Feminist, Queer
  • AS.213.271 Trust: Literature and Philosophy
  • AS.230.213 Social Theory
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life

Economics Courses (INST-ECON)

  • AS.070.342 Common Ground: Shared Resources, Social Economies
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.217 Game Theory in Social Sciences
  • AS.180.221 The Informal Economy: Who Wins, Who Loses, and Why We Care About It
  • AS.180.223 Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • AS.180.229 Economics of Health and Education in South Asia
  • AS.180.238 Rethinking Economics After the Great Recession
  • AS.180.261 Monetary Analysis
  • AS.180.266 Financial Markets and Institutions
  • AS.180.289 Economics of Health
  • AS.180.303 Topics in International Macroeconomics and Finance
  • AS.180.338 Political Economy and Development
  • AS.180.349 Economics of Race, Gender and Culture
  • AS.180.351 Labor Economics
  • AS.180.355 Economics of Poverty/Inequality
  • AS.190.267 Introduction to Political Economy
  • AS.190.396 Capitalism and Ecology
  • AS.192.260 International Political Economy of Emerging Markets
  • AS.192.305 Global Energy and Environment: A Political Economy Approach
  • AS.192.404 Democracy, Autocracy and Economic Development: Korea, Indonesia, and Myanmar
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.230.405 Neoliberalism
  • AS.360.247 Introduction to Social Policy and Inequality: Baltimore and Beyond

Introductory History Courses

  • AS.100.102 The Medieval World
  • AS.100.115 Modern Latin America
  • AS.100.123 Introduction to African History: Diversity, Mobility, Innovation

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.010.212 Mirror, Mirror: Reflections in Art from Van Eyck to Velázquez
  • AS.010.230 Contemporary Art of the Americas
  • AS.010.320 Art of Colonial Peru
  • AS.010.329 Building an Empire: Architecture of the Ottoman Capitals, c. 1300-1600
  • AS.010.338 Art and the Harem: Women’s Spaces, Patronage, and (Self-)Representation in Islamic Empires
  • AS.010.352 Modern and Contemporary Art: Middle East and South Asia
  • AS.010.410 The Epistemology of Photography
  • AS.010.461 The Double: Identity and Difference in Art Since 1900
  • AS.060.157 Literature and Antislavery in the Caribbean and Beyond
  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.100.216 Reformation and Counter Reformation Europe
  • AS.100.224 Slavery in the Americas and the Transatlantic Slave Trade, 1450-1890
  • AS.100.233 History of Modern Germany
  • AS.100.246 Iberia in Asia: Early Modern Encounters and Exchanges
  • AS.100.311 The Qing Empire and its Global Context
  • AS.100.337 American Foreign Policy, 1914-2016
  • AS.100.340 Asian American Art and Activism: Third World, Feminist, and Queer Solidarities
  • AS.100.348 20th Century China
  • AS.100.360 The Modern British World: Imperial Encounters, Regimes, and Resistance, from the American Revolution to the Present
  • AS.100.404 John Locke
  • AS.100.413 London 1580-1830: The History of Britain’s Capital City
  • AS.100.482 Historiography of Modern China
  • AS.100.497 The Year 1968: Rebels, Revolutions & Right-Wing Backlash
  • AS.140.328 Science and Technology in Slave Regimes
  • AS.140.339 Science & Technology in the Development of Modern Latin America
  • AS.190.264 What You Need to Know About Chinese Politics (Part I)
  • AS.190.306 Latin American Politics and Society in Comparative and Historical Perspective
  • AS.192.360 Modern Warfare
  • AS.194.102 Islamic Pasts in the Contemporary World
  • AS.194.202 Never Forget: Muslims, Islamophobia, and Dissent After 9/11
  • AS.211.394 Brazilian Culture & Civilization
  • AS.211.423 Black Italy
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.216.305 Representations of the Other(s) in Israeli Culture
  • AS.217.427 Radical Women: Brazilian Literature, Art, and Culture
  • AS.230.228 Colonialism in Asia and its Contested Legacies
  • AS.230.306 Plagues, Power, and Social Control
  • AS.230.342 Resistance, Rebellion, and Revolution in Latin America
  • AS.230.348 Climate Change and Society
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.300.322 Lu Xun and His Times: China’s Long 20th Century and Beyond
  • AS.310.328 Global Health and Human Rights: COVID-19 Case Studies from Asia
  • AS.389.201 Introduction to the Museum: Past and Present

Spring 2021

Gateway Course

  • AS.192.150 States, Regimes & Contentious Politics

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.190.101 Introduction to American Politics
  • AS.190.331 America and the World
  • AS.190.332 The University in Democracy
  • AS.190.334 Constitutional Law
  • AS.190.380 The American Welfare State
  • AS.190.385 Urban Politics and Policy
  • AS.190.473 Political Polarization
  • AS.230.224 Freshman Seminar: Public Opinion and Democracy
  • AS.230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society
  • AS.230.370 Housing and Homelessness in the United States
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.070.324 Latin America in a Fracturing World
  • AS.100.292 Revolucionarios! Social Movements and Radical Politics from the Spanish Empire to the Catalan Crisis
  • AS.100.409 Israel and Palestine from 1967 to the Present: a Current and Entangled History
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.308 Democracy and Dictatorship: Theory and Cases
  • AS.190.323 Colonialism and Foreign Intervention in the Middle East and Africa
  • AS.190.326 Democracy and Elections
  • AS.190.341 Korean Politics
  • AS.190.355 Comparative Racial Politics
  • AS.190.370 Chinese Politics
  • AS.190.372 Decolonizing Politics
  • AS.190.379 Nationalism and the Politics of Identity
  • AS.190.389 China’s Political Economy
  • AS.190.392 Introduction to Economic Development
  • AS.191.314 Asian Cities in Comparative Perspectives
  • AS.191.324 Comparative Labor Migration
  • AS.192.150 States, Regimes & Contentious Politics
  • AS.192.290 Informational World Orders
  • AS.192.425 The Politics and International Relations of Iran
  • AS.196.306 Democracy by the Numbers
  • AS.196.311 Democracy
  • AS.196.364 This is Not Propaganda
  • AS.212.353 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.212.361 French Identities: Race, Gender, Religion, and Sexual Preference in Contemporary France
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.215.469 Mapping Identity in Modern Spain
  • AS.230.233 Inequality and Social Change in Contemporary China
  • AS.230.239 Coffee, Tea and Empires
  • AS.230.251 War and State: A Social Science Survey
  • AS.230.315 Advanced Topics in International Development
  • AS.230.324 Gender and International Development
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.395 Contemporary Social Theory
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and US Security Strategy
  • AS.310.340 Development and Social Change in Rural China

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.190.220 Global Security Politics
  • AS.190.249 Fictional World Politics: International Relations Through Fiction
  • AS.190.331 America and the World
  • AS.190.346 Foundations of International Relations Theory
  • AS.190.347 A New Cold War? Sino-American Relations in the 21st Century
  • AS.190.372 Decolonizing Politics
  • AS.190.450 Power
  • AS.192.150 States, Regimes & Contentious Politics
  • AS.192.290 Informational World Orders
  • AS.192.420 Global Health Policy
  • AS.192.425 The Politics and International Relations of Iran
  • AS.196.364 This is Not Propaganda
  • AS.230.221 Global Social Change
  • AS.230.239 Coffee, Tea, and Empires
  • AS.230.251 War and State: A Social Science Survey
  • AS.230.315 Advanced Topics in International Development
  • AS.230.324 Gender and International Development
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.271.360 Climate Change: Science & Policy
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and US Security Strategy

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.150.240 Intro-Political Philosophy
  • AS.150.425 Enlightenment Moral and Political Theory
  • AS.150.428 Spinoza’s Theological Political Treatise
  • AS.190.180 Introduction to Political Theory
  • AS.190.267 Introduction to Political Economy
  • AS.190.346 Foundations of International Relations Theory
  • AS.190.368 Political Arts: Dada, Surrealism, and Societal Transformation
  • AS.190.379 Nationalism and the Politics of Identity
  • AS.190.395 Law, Morality, and the State
  • AS.190.398 Politics of Good & Evil
  • AS.190.418 The End of Whiteness
  • AS.191.322 Political Thought and the Horror of Theatricality
  • AS.196.311 Democracy
  • AS.211.478 Power and Resistance in French Political Thought
  • AS.230.213 Social Theory
  • AS.230.395 Contemporary Social Theory
  • AS.271.401 Environmental Ethics
  • AS.300.102 Great Minds
  • AS.363.301 Feminist and Queer Theory: Black Decolonial Feminisms in the Americas
  • AS.363.335 Poetics and Politics of Sex: Gender and Modernity

Economics (INST-ECON)

  • AS.180.210 Migrating to Opportunity? Economic Evidence from East Asia, the U.S. and the EU
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.233 Economics of Transition and Institutional Change
  • AS.180.242 International Monetary Economics
  • AS.180.351 Labor Economics
  • AS.180.389 Social Policy Implications of Behavioral Economics
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.267 Introduction to Political Economy
  • AS.190.389 China’s Political Economy
  • AS.190.392 Introduction to Economic Development
  • AS.192.225 Economic Growth and Development in East Asia
  • AS.192.415 The Battle of Ideas for the World Economy
  • AS.230.221 Global Social Change
  • AS.230.233 Inequality and Social Change in Contemporary China
  • AS.230.315 Advanced Topics in International Development
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.070.324 Latin America in a Fracturing World
  • AS.070.465 Concepts: How to Read Hindu and Islamic Texts
  • AS.100.235 Power and Pleasure in Asian America: Race and Law in Culture
  • AS.100.239 Chronicling the Caribbean
  • AS.100.246 Iberia in Asia: Early Modern Encounters and Exchanges
  • AS.100.262 Jews, Christians, and Muslims in the Medieval Middle East
  • AS.100.270 Europe since 1945
  • AS.100.283 Making and Unmaking Queer Histories, 1800-Present
  • AS.100.292 Revolucionarios! Social Movements and Radical Politics from the Spanish Empire to the Catalan Crisis
  • AS.100.305 Peter to Putin: Survey
  • AS.100.337 American Foreign Policy, 1914-2016
  • AS.100.346 Soviet-American Cold War
  • AS.100.347 Early Modern China
  • AS.100.365 Culture & Society in the High Middle Ages
  • AS.100.386 The Cold War as Sports History
  • AS.100.394 Brazilian Paradoxes: Slavery, Race, and Inequality in Brazil (from a Portuguese Colony to the World’s 8th Largest Economy)
  • AS.100.409 Israel and Palestine from 1967 to the Present: a Current and Entangled History
  • AS.100.422 Society & Social Change in 18th Century China
  • AS.100.426 Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe
  • AS.100.450 History Research Lab
  • AS.130.170 Diplomacy and Conflict in the Ancient Middle East
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.146 History of Public Health in East Asia
  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.190.323 Colonialism and Foreign Intervention in the Middle East and Africa
  • AS.192.410 Kissinger Seminar on American Grand Strategy
  • AS.194.220 The Qur’an: Text and Context
  • AS.194.230 African-Americans and the Development of Islam in America
  • AS.194.305 Cultures of Pilgrimage in Islam
  • AS.211.316 Brazilian Cinema and Topics in Contemporary Brazilian Society
  • AS.211.386 Italian Cinema
  • AS.212.311 The Martyr’s Crown: Sacrifice in the Renaissance
  • AS.212.361 French Identities: Race, Gender, Religion, and Sexual Preference in Contemporary France
  • AS.214.362 Italian Journeys: Medieval and Early Modern
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.215.442 Whose Caribbean and the Epic of Race
  • AS.215.469 Mapping Identity in Modern Spain
  • AS.217.425 Latin American Ecocriticism
  • AS.230.239 Coffee, Tea and Empires
  • AS.230.251 War and State: A Social Science Survey
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.300.328 Contemporary Sinophone Literature and Film
  • AS.300.330 Modern East Asian Literatures Across Boundaries
  • AS.300.332 From Chekhov to Chernobyl: Russian Literature of Environmental Catastrophe
  • AS.310.323 The History and Culture of North Korea
  • AS.310.340 Development and Social Change in Rural China
  • AS.389.405 Visualizing Africa

Fall 2020

Gateway Courses

  • AS.070.295 Conflict and Security in a Global World
  • AS.190.111 Introduction to Global Studies

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.190.137 Freshman Seminar: Choosing a President
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.333 American Constitutional Law
  • AS.190.366 Free Speech and the Law in Comparative Perspective
  • AS.190.384 Urban Politics and Policy
  • AS.190.387 Parties and Elections in America
  • AS.190.406 The Executive Branch
  • AS.190.437 Race and Ethnic Politics in the United States
  • AS.190.471 The University and Society
  • AS.196.300 Getting to Truth: How to Navigate Today’s Media Jungle
  • AS.230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society
  • AS.230.370 Housing and Homelessness in the United States
  • AS.230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality and Public Policy in America
  • AS.362.115 Introduction to Police and Prisons

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.070.389 Precarity in South Korea through TV and Film: Aesthetics and Everyday Life
  • AS.140.423 Science and Science Fiction in Global Perspective
  • AS.190.102 Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • AS.190.337 Politics of the Korean Diaspora
  • AS.190.348 Business, Finance, and Government in East Asia
  • AS.190.366 Free Speech and the Law in Comparative Perspective
  • AS.191.315 The Domestic Politics of Israel
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy
  • AS.191.347 The Political Economy of Climate Change
  • AS.191.359 North Korea, Identity, and International Politics
  • AS.192.315 Politics of India
  • AS.192.404 Democracy, Autocracy and Economic Development: Korea, Indonesia, and Myanmar
  • AS.196.364 This is Not Propaganda
  • AS.211.231 Freshman Seminar: Planet Amazonia: Culture, History, and the Environment
  • AS.211.360 Franco-American Relations
  • AS.212.353 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development
  • AS.230.175 Chinese Revolutions
  • AS.230.229 Capitalism, Development and Resistance in South Korea
  • AS.230.318 State and Society in Modern India
  • AS.230.324 Gender and International Development
  • AS.230.348 Society in the Anthropocene
  • AS.230.396 Politics and Society
  • AS.310.302 China, Human Rights, and U.S. Policy Responses
  • AS.310.320 Sociology of Urban China
  • AS.362.115 Introduction to Police and Prisons

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.070.425 Anthropology of Epidemics
  • AS.190.136 Freshman Seminar: Ideas and Change in World Politics
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.329 National Security-Nuclear Age
  • AS.190.412 Political Violence
  • AS.190.421 Violence: State and Society
  • AS.190.443 Politics of Outer Space
  • AS.190.451 Geopolitics
  • AS.191.317 No Justice, No Peace: Perspectives from Post-conflict Responses
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy
  • AS.191.347 The Political Economy of Climate Change
  • AS.192.270 International Migration, Diasporas and Development
  • AS.192.360 Modern Warfare
  • AS.196.364 This is Not Propaganda
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development
  • AS.230.324 Gender and International Development
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.310.302 China, Human Rights, and U.S. Policy Responses

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.070.413 Reading Marx
  • AS.100.408 Theorizing the Age of Enormity: Social Theory and the History of the 20th Century
  • AS.150.355 Philosophy of Law
  • AS.190.180 Introduction to Political Theory
  • AS.190.204 Ancient Political Thought
  • AS.190.307 Race, Politics and Literature
  • AS.190.396 Capitalism and Ecology
  • AS.190.404 Race and Debt: Living on Borrowed Time
  • AS.190.451 Geopolitics
  • AS.191.321 Queer Theory, Western Philosophy and Identity Politics
  • AS.191.348 Demons of Democracy
  • AS.211.265 Panorama of German Thought
  • AS.230.213 Social Theory
  • AS.230.304 (Making Space For) Black Thought
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life
  • AS.230.396 Politics and Society
  • AS.300.311 Introduction to Intellectual History

Economics Courses (INST-ECON)

  • AS.100.442 The Intellectual History of Capitalism: 1900 to present
  • AS.180.217 Game Theory in Social Sciences
  • AS.180.221 The Informal Economy: Who Wins, Who Loses, and Why We Care About It
  • AS.180.228 Economic Development
  • AS.180.241 International Trade
  • AS.180.246 Environmental Economics
  • AS.180.261 Monetary Analysis
  • AS.180.266 Financial Markets and Institutions
  • AS.180.289 Economics of Health
  • AS.180.303 Topics in International Macroeconomics and Finance
  • AS.180.338 Political Economy and Development
  • AS.180.355 Economics of Poverty/Inequality
  • AS.180.361 Rich Countries, Poor Countries
  • AS.190.348 Business, Finance, and Government in East Asia
  • AS.190.396 Capitalism and Ecology
  • AS.191.347 The Political Economy of Climate Change
  • AS.192.270 International Migration, Diasporas and Development
  • AS.192.404 Democracy, Autocracy and Economic Development: Korea, Indonesia, and Myanmar
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development
  • AS.230.229 Capitalism, Development and Resistance in South Korea
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.070.241 African Cities
  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.100.216 Reformation and Counter Reformation Europe
  • AS.100.233 History of Modern Germany
  • AS.100.241 American Revolution
  • AS.100.303 Old Regime and Revolutionary France
  • AS.100.348 20th Century China
  • AS.100.387 Everyday Life in the Medieval Middle East
  • AS.100.408 Theorizing the Age of Enormity: Social Theory and the History of the 20th Century
  • AS.100.413 London 1580-1830: The History of Britain’s Capital City
  • AS.100.424 Women & Modern Chinese History
  • AS.100.438 The City Victorious: Medieval Cairo
  • AS.100.442 The Intellectual History of Capitalism: 1900 to present
  • AS.100.482 Historiography Modern China
  • AS.100.497 The Year 1968: Rebels, Revolutions & the Right-Wing Backlash
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.227 Race, Racism and Medicine
  • AS.140.231 Health & Society in Latin America & the Caribbean
  • AS.140.339 Science & Technology in the Development of Modern Latin America
  • AS.140.423 Science and Science Fiction in Global Perspective
  • AS.190.136 Freshman Seminar: Ideas and Change in World Politics
  • AS.192.360 Modern Warfare
  • AS.194.205 Islamic Mysticism: Traditions, Legacies, Politics
  • AS.211.224 Made in Italy: Italian Style in Context
  • AS.211.231 Freshman Seminar: Planet Amazonia: Culture, History, and the Environment
  • AS.211.265 Panorama of German Thought
  • AS.211.333 Representing the Holocaust
  • AS.211.394 Brazilian Culture & Civilization
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.230.175 Chinese Revolutions
  • AS.230.229 Capitalism, Development and Resistance in South Korea
  • AS.230.318 State and Society in Modern India
  • AS.230.348 Society in the Anthropocene
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.300.317 The Russian Novel
  • AS.300.341 Transwar Japanese and Japanophone Litertaures
  • AS.300.343 The Cinema of Revolution
  • AS.310.106 Introduction to Korean History and Culture
  • AS.310.322 Korean History Through Film and Literature
  • AS.389.201 Introduction to the Museum Past and Present

Spring 2020

Gateway Courses

  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.190.334 Constitutional Lawv
  • AS.190.344 Seminar in Anti-Semitism
  • AS.190.380 The American Welfare State
  • AS.190.424 Policy Disasters
  • AS.191.303 Critical Race Theory, Law, and Criminal Justice
  • AS.194.210 Race, Gender, Citizenship: Being Muslim in America
  • AS.230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society
  • AS.230.370 Housing and Homelessness in the United States
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis
  • AS.362.315 Black Against Empire

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.362.315 Black Against Empire
  • AS.070.380 Slumworld: Life in Informal Settlements
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.102 Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • AS.190.306 Latin American Politics and Society in Comparative and Historical Perspective
  • AS.190.308 Democracy and Dictatorship: Theory and Cases
  • AS.190.326 Democracy and Elections
  • AS.190.424 Policy Disasters
  • AS.190.440 European Politics in Comparative Perspective
  • AS.191.359 North Korea, Identity, and International Politics
  • AS.192.150 States, Regimes & Contentious Politics
  • AS.192.280 China Under Revolution and Reform
  • AS.211.361 Narratives of Dissent in Israeli Society and Culture
  • AS.212.353 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.230.238 Beyond the Wall: The Political Economy of the U.S. and Mexico
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis
  • AS.310.222 The Religions of Korea
  • AS.310.230 Chinese Politics and Society
  • AS.310.340 Development and Social Change in Rural China
  • AS.362.315 Black Against Empire

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.190.220 Global Security Politics
  • AS.190.327 Politics of Information
  • AS.190.335 Imagining Borders
  • AS.190.423 Planetary Geopolitics
  • AS.190.438 Violence and Politics
  • AS.191.317 No Justice, No Peace: Perspectives from Post-conflict Responses
  • AS.192.150 States, Regimes & Contentious Politics
  • AS.230.306 Plagues, Power and Social Control
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.337 Global Crises: Past and Present
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.393 Global Health and Human Rights
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.300.342 Imagining Climate Change

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.150.404 The Idea of Power
  • AS.150.492 Plato’s Republic
  • AS.190.180 Introduction to Political Theory
  • AS.190.311 Disposable People: Race, Immigration and Biopolitics
  • AS.190.398 Politics of Good and Evil
  • AS.190.403 Arendt/Foucault
  • AS.190.678 Law and Politics
  • AS.191.303 Critical Race Theory, Law, and Criminal Justice
  • AS.271.401 Environmental Ethics
  • AS.300.102 Great Minds

Economics Courses (INST-ECON)

  • AS.180.210 Migrating to Opportunity? Economic Evidence from East Asia, the U.S., and the EU
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.233 Economics of Transition and Institutional Change
  • AS.180.242 International Monetary Economics
  • AS.180.338 Political Economy and Development
  • AS.180.351 Labor Economics
  • AS.180.389 Social Policy Implications of Behavioral Economics
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.429 The Political Bases of the Market Economy
  • AS.192.225 Economic Growth and Development in East Asia
  • AS.192.415 The Battle of Ideas for the World Economy
  • AS.230.238 Beyond the Wall: The Political Economy of the U.S. and Mexico
  • AS.230.337 Global Crises: Past and Present
  • AS.230.367 Islamic Finance
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.070.380 Slumworld: Life in Informal Settlements
  • AS.070.465 Concepts: How to Read Hindu and Islamic Texts
  • AS.100.270 Europe Since 1945
  • AS.100.282 Race & Power in Modern South Africa
  • AS.100.283 Making and Unmaking Queer Histories, 1800-Present
  • AS.100.305 Peter to Putin: Survey
  • AS.100.318 The Rise and Fall of the Modern City: An Environmental History Perspective
  • AS.100.346 Soviet-American Cold War
  • AS.100.347 Early Modern China
  • AS.100.365 Culture & Society in the High Middle Ages
  • AS.100.369 Themes and Concepts in Jewish History
  • AS.100.371 Modernity, Catastrophe, and Power in Jewish History: 1881 to the Present
  • AS.100.386 The Cold War as Sports History
  • AS.100.394 Brazilian Paradoxes: Slavery, Race, and Inequality in Brazil (from Portuguese Colony to the World’s 8th Largest Economy)
  • AS.100.398 Images of Postwar Japan
  • AS.100.415 The Holocaust in Jewish History and in Global Culture
  • AS.100.422 Society & Social Change in 18th Century China
  • AS.100.423 Multiethnic Japan
  • AS.100.426 Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.398 Godzilla and Fukushima: Japanese Environment in History and Films
  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.190.306 Latin American Politics and Society in Comparative and Historical Perspective
  • AS.192.410 Kissinger Seminar on American Grand Strategy
  • AS.194.201 Jews, Muslims and Christians in the Medieval World
  • AS.194.220 The Qur’an: Text and Context
  • AS.211.222 Italian Cinema: The classics, the Forgotten, and the Emergent
  • AS.211.240 Italian Culture and Civilization I
  • AS.211.316 Brazilian Cinema and Topics in Contemporary Brazilian Society
  • AS.211.361 Narratives of Dissent in Israeli Society and Culture
  • AS.212.345 French in Switzerland
  • AS.214.362 Italian Journeys: Medieval and Early Modern
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.230.238 Beyond the Wall: The Political Economy of the U.S. and Mexico
  • AS.230.306 Plagues, Power and Social Control
  • AS.230.337 Global Crises: Past and Present
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.300.324 Cinema of the 1930s: Communist and Capitalist Fantasies
  • AS.300.410 China in Imagination
  • AS.310.222 The Religions of Korea
  • AS.310.230 Chinese Politics and Society
  • AS.310.323 The History and Culture of North Korea
  • AS.310.340 Development and Social Change in Rural China
  • AS.362.315 Black Against Empire
  • AS.376.415 Transnationalism and Globalization in World Music

Fall 2019

Gateway Course

  • AS.190.108 Contemporary International Politics
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.190.101 Introduction to American Politics
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.331 America and the World
  • AS.190.333 American Constitutional Law
  • AS.190.406 The Executive Branch
  • AS.190.433 Race and the Politics of Punishment in the U.S.
  • AS.190.452 Party Politics from the Founding to the Progressives
  • AS.190.471 The University and Society
  • AS.191.307 Democracy and Political Psychology: Ideals and Realities of Democratic Citizenship
  • AS.191.406 Capitalism: Politics and Political Thought in a Market Economy
  • AS.230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society
  • AS.230.370 Housing and Homelessness in the United States
  • AS.230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality and Public Policy in America
  • AS.230.405 Neoliberalism
  • AS.362.314 Police and Prisons in Comparative Perspective

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.070.212 Making of Minority in South Asia
  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.070.336 Ethnographic Perspectives on Brazil
  • AS.070.370 Community and Political Mobilization in Latin America
  • AS.100.444 Migrants and Refugees in Africa
  • AS.190.338 Comparative Political Behavior
  • AS.190.379 Nationalism and the Politics of Identity
  • AS.190.382 Democracy and Development: Theory and Cases
  • AS.191.307 Democracy and Political Psychology: Ideals and Realities of Democratic Citizenship
  • AS.191.333 Dictatorship, Dissidence and Democracy: Central Europe in the 20th Century
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy
  • AS.212.353 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.215.309 An Interdisciplinary Introduction to the Study of Latin America
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.230.175 Chinese Revolutions
  • AS.230.219 Land, Labor and Environmental Movements in Africa
  • AS.230.395 Contemporary Social Theory
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.210 Documentary Photography in a Changing China
  • AS.310.302 Human Rights in China and U.S. Policy: Advocacy Opportunities and Challenges
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and U.S. Security
  • AS.310.401 Authoritarianism, Democracy and Economic Development: Korea, Indonesia and Myanmar
  • AS.310.402 Labor Politics in China
  • AS.362.314 Police and Prisons in Comparative Perspective

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.070.124 Freshman Seminar: Climate Change – Treaties and Politics
  • AS.070.295 Conflict and Security in a Global World
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.245 The Politics of Global Development
  • AS.190.329 National Security-Nuclear Age
  • AS.190.331 America and the World
  • AS.190.381 Global Environmental Politics
  • AS.190.443 Politics of Outer Space
  • AS.190.451 Geopolitics
  • AS.191.217 Freshman Seminar: International Politics from the Global South
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy
  • AS.230.317 Sociology of Immigration
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.393 Global Health and Human Rights
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.302 Human Rights in China and U.S. Policy: Advocacy Opportunities and Challenges
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and U.S. Security

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.100.408 Theorizing the Age of Enormity: Social Theory and the History of the 20th Century
  • AS.150.464 Hegel’s Philosophy of Right
  • AS.150.481 Hobbes’ Leviathan
  • AS.190.180 Introduction to Political Theory
  • AS.190.356 The Social Contract and its Discontents
  • AS.190.379 Nationalism and the Politics of Identity
  • AS.190.402 Environmental Racism
  • AS.190.451 Geopolitics
  • AS.191.215 Freshman Seminar: The Politics of Personal Life: Work, Family and Consumption
  • AS.191.216 Freshman Seminar: By Any Means Necessary? Political Theories of Violence
  • AS.191.307 Democracy and Political Psychology: Ideals and Realities of Democratic Citizenship
  • AS.191.309 The Politics of Conversation
  • AS.191.406 Capitalism: Politics and Political Thought in a Market Economy
  • AS.211.265 Panorama of German Thought
  • AS.215.412 Populism
  • AS.230.213 Social Theory
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life
  • AS.230.395 Contemporary Social Theory
  • AS.300.315 Philosophical Conceptions of the Infinite

Economics Courses (INST-ECON)

  • AS.180.217 Game Theory in Social Sciences
  • AS.180.228 Economic Development
  • AS.180.241 International Trade
  • AS.180.261 Monetary Analysis
  • AS.180.266 Financial Markets and Institutions
  • AS.180.289 Economics of Health
  • AS.180.303 Topics in International Macroeconomics and Finance
  • AS.190.245 The Politics of Global Development
  • AS.190.382 Democracy and Development: Theory and Cases
  • AS.191.406 Capitalism: Politics and Political Thought in a Market Economy
  • AS.215.417 Literature of the Great Recession
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.230.405 Neoliberalism
  • AS.310.402 Labor Politics in China

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.070.359 Korean War
  • AS.100.233 History of Modern Germany
  • AS.100.273 A Comparative History of Jewish and Christian Mysticism
  • AS.100.331 Reading through Things: Early Modern Chinese Medicine, Technology and Art
  • AS.100.348 20th-Century China
  • AS.100.361 Age of Tolstoy
  • AS.100.373 Crime, Punishment, Felony and Freedom: Law and Society in Pre-Modern England
  • AS.100.374 Conquest, Conversion, and Language Change in the Middle Ages
  • AS.100.376 The Haitian Revolution in Global Perspective
  • AS.100.408 Theorizing the Age of Enormity: Social Theory and the History of the 20th Century
  • AS.100.413 London 1580-1830: The history of Britain’s capital city
  • AS.100.423 Multiethnic Japan
  • AS.100.444 Migrants and Refugees in Africa
  • AS.100.482 Historiography Modern China
  • AS.100.497 The Year 1968: Rebels, Revolutions & the Right-Wing Backlash
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.191.333 Dictatorship, Dissidence and Democracy: Central Europe in the 20th Century
  • AS.194.105 Islam and its Cultural and Religious Diversity, 600-1600
  • AS.194.205 Islamic Mysticism: Traditions, Legacies, Politics
  • AS.211.217 Freshman Seminar: From Rabbis to Revolutionaries: Modern Jewish Identities
  • AS.211.224 Made in Italy: Italian style in context
  • AS.211.327 Ecocinema: Framing Italy’s Environmental Crises
  • AS.211.394 Brazilian Culture & Civilization
  • AS.212.413 For the Record: Jazz Cultures of Modern France
  • AS.215.309 An Interdisciplinary Introduction to the Study of Latin America
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.215.412 Populism
  • AS.230.175 Chinese Revolutions
  • AS.230.219 Land, Labor and Environmental Movements in Africa
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.300.237 Freshman Seminar: Tolstoy’s War and Peace
  • AS.300.366 Russian Avant-Garde Cinema
  • AS.310.106 Introduction to Korean History and Culture
  • AS.310.322 Korean History Through Film and Literature
  • AS.310.402 Labor Politics in China

Spring 2019

Gateway Course

  • AS.190.111 Introduction to Global Studies
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.190.322 Future of American Democracy
  • AS.190.334 Constitutional Law
  • AS.190.380 The American Welfare State
  • AS.190.406 The Executive Branch
  • AS.191.303 Critical Race Theory, Law, and Criminal Justice
  • AS.191.354 Congress and Foreign Policy
  • AS.191.363 Populism and Politics
  • AS.191.415 Fear and Loathing: Writing About Contemporary American Politics
  • AS.194.210 Race, Gender, Citizenship: Being Muslim in America
  • AS.230.224 Freshman Seminar: Public Opinion and Democracy
  • AS.230.316 African-American Family
  • AS.230.370 Housing and Homelessness in the United States
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis
  • AS.362.113 Police and Prisons in Comparative Perspective

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.070.209 Urban Citizenship in Latin America
  • AS.070.214 Politics and Poetics of Mobility in Africa
  • AS.070.299 From Palestine to Pipeline: Land, Property and Indigenous Politics
  • AS.100.478 Japan and its Peripheries
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.102 Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • AS.190.326 Democracy and Elections
  • AS.190.427 Political Economy of Japan and Korea
  • AS.190.428 The Politics of Disaster in the Middle East and Beyond
  • AS.190.434 Does Israel Have a Future?
  • AS.190.440 European Politics in Comparative Perspective
  • AS.191.347 The Political Economy of Climate Change
  • AS.191.363 Populism and Politics
  • AS.212.353 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.215.409 Catalonia and Independence
  • AS.216.342 The Holocaust in Israeli Society and Culture
  • AS.230.350 Capitalism, Dependency, and Development in Latin America
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.396 Politics and Society
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis
  • AS.310.200 Economic Growth and Development in East Asia
  • AS.310.222 The Religions of Korea
  • AS.310.230 Chinese Politics and Society
  • AS.310.340 Development and Social Change in Rural China
  • AS.310.404 Korea in the World
  • AS.361.336 Hugo Chavez, Fidel Castro, and Bolivar’s Venezuela
  • AS.362.113 Police and Prisons in Comparative Perspective

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.190.346 Foundations of International Relations Theory
  • AS.190.408 Sovereignty: Historical Perspectives and Contemporary Issues
  • AS.190.410 Rasafari: Race and Resistance on a Global Scale
  • AS.190.428 The Politics of Disaster in the Middle East and Beyond
  • AS.190.431 Global Climate Governance
  • AS.191.347 The Political Economy of Climate Change
  • AS.230.306 Plaques, Power, and Social Control
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.393 Global Health and Human Rights
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.271.360 Climate Change: Science and Policy
  • AS.271.402 Water, Energy, and Food
  • AS.271.405 Energy and Politics

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.150.237 Foundations of Modern Political Philosophy
  • AS.150.404 The Ideas of Power
  • AS.190.207 The Power of Rhetoric
  • AS.190.284 Classics of Political Theory: Political Freedom
  • AS.190.346 Foundations of International Relations Theory
  • AS.190.398 Politics of Good & Evil
  • AS.190.419 Race and Segregated Time
  • AS.191.303 Critical Race Theory, Law, and Criminal Justice
  • AS.230.213 Social Theory
  • AS.230.396 Politics and Society
  • AS.271.401 Environmental Ethics
  • AS.300.102 Great Minds

Economics Courses (INST-ECON)

  • AS.100.442 The Intellectual History of Capitalism, 1900 to present
  • AS.180.210 Migrating to Opportunity? Evidence from East Asia, the U.S. and the EU
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.338 Political Economy and Development
  • AS.180.351 Labor Economics
  • AS.180.361 Rich Countries, Poor Countries
  • AS.180.389 Social Policy Implications of Behavioral Economics
  • AS.180.390 Health Economics & Developing Countries
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.429 The Political Bases of the Market Economy
  • AS.191.347 The Political Economy of Climate Change
  • AS.230.350 Capitalism, Dependency, and Development in Latin America
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.200 Economic Growth and Development in East Asia

History Courses (INST-NWHIST)

  • AS.070.209 Urban Citizenship in Latin America
  • AS.070.214 Politics and Poetics of Mobility in Africa
  • AS.070.299 From Palestine to Pipeline: Land, Property and Indigenous Politics
  • AS.070.465 Concepts: How to Read Hindu and Islamic Texts
  • AS.100.248 Japan in the World
  • AS.100.305 Peter to Putin: Survey
  • AS.100.312 The Transatlantic Slave Trade, c. 1450-1850
  • AS.100.346 Soviet-American Cold War
  • AS.100.347 Early Modern China
  • AS.100.394 Brazilian Paradoxes: Slavery, Race, and Inequality in Brazil (from a Portuguese Colony to the World’s 8th Largest Economy)
  • AS.100.395 History of Global Development
  • AS.100.421 Sex, Law and Islam
  • AS.100.424 Women & Modern Chinese History
  • AS.100.430 Gender and Sexuality in African History
  • AS.100.478 Japan from its Peripheries
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.328 Science and Technology in Slave Regimes
  • AS.211.316 Brazilian Cinema and Topics in Contemporary Brazilian Society
  • AS.215.290 Latin American Critical Perspectives on Colonialism: From the ‘World Upside Down’ to the ‘Coloniality of Power’
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.230.306 Plaques, Power, and Social Control
  • AS.230.350 Capitalism, Dependency, and Development in Latin America
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.300.331 The Authoritarian Image: Russian Cinema from Stalin
  • AS.310.222 The Religions of Korea
  • AS.310.230 Chinese Politics and Society
  • AS.310.340 Development and Social Change in Rural China
  • AS.310.404 Korea in the World
  • AS.361.336 Hugo Chavez, Fidel Castro, and Bolivar’s Venezuela

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.070.209 Urban Citizenship in Latin America
  • AS.070.214 Politics and Poetics of Mobility in Africa
  • AS.070.299 From Palestine to Pipeline: Land, Property and Indigenous Politics
  • AS.070.465 Concepts: How to Read Hindu and Islamic Texts
  • AS.100.205 Freshman Seminar: Health, Healing, and Medicine in Africa
  • AS.100.248 Japan in the World
  • AS.100.270 Europe since 1945
  • AS.100.283 Making and Unmaking Queer Histories: Identities, Cultures, and the Politics of Queer Pasts in North America and Western Europe, 1900-Present
  • AS.100.305 Peter to Putin: Survey
  • AS.100.310 The French Revolution
  • AS.100.312 The Transatlantic Slave Trade, c. 1450-1850
  • AS.100.346 Soviet-American Cold War
  • AS.100.347 Early Modern China
  • AS.100.360 The Modern British World: Imperial Encounters, Regimes, and Resistance, from the American Revolution to the Present
  • AS.100.365 Culture and Society in the High Middle Ages
  • AS.100.384 Intoxicated: Commodities & Globalization in the Early Modern World
  • AS.100.386 The Cold War as Sports History
  • AS.100.394 Brazilian Paradoxes: Slavery, Race, and Inequality in Brazil (from a Portuguese Colony to the World’s 8th Largest Economy)
  • AS.100.395 History of Global Development
  • AS.100.421 Sex, Law and Islam
  • AS.100.424 Women & Modern Chinese History
  • AS.100.430 Gender and Sexuality in African History
  • AS.100.442 The Intellectual History of Capitalism, 1900 to present
  • AS.100.478 Japan from its Peripheries
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.328 Science and Technology in Slave Regimes
  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.192.410 Kissinger Seminar on American Grand Strategy
  • AS.211.305 Revolution in European Theater & Film
  • AS.211.316 Brazilian Cinema and Topics in Contemporary Brazilian Society
  • AS.211.322 Sicily, the pearl of the Mediterranean: History, Culture and Society
  • AS.211.329 Museums & Identity
  • AS.212.331 Paris 1900
  • AS.214.362 Italian Journeys: Medieval and Early Modern
  • AS.215.290 Latin American Critical Perspectives on Colonialism: From the ‘World Upside Down’ to the ‘Coloniality of Power’
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.390 Modern Spanish Culture
  • AS.215.409 Catalonia and Independence
  • AS.230.306 Plaques, Power, and Social Control
  • AS.230.350 Capitalism, Dependency, and Development in Latin America
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.300.331 The Authoritarian Image: Russian Cinema from Stalin
  • AS.310.222 The Religions of Korea
  • AS.310.230 Chinese Politics and Society
  • AS.310.340 Development and Social Change in Rural China
  • AS.310.404 Korea in the World
  • AS.361.336 Hugo Chavez, Fidel Castro, and Bolivar’s Venezuela

Fall 2018

Gateway Course

  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.100.389 History of Law and Social Justice
  • AS.190.101 Introduction to American Politics
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.315 Asian American Politics
  • AS.190.333 American Constitutional Law
  • AS.190.339 American Racial Politics
  • AS.190.344 Seminar in Anti-Semitism
  • AS.190.425 The New Deal and American Politics
  • AS.230.244 Race and Ethnicity in American Society
  • AS.230.366 Black Social Thought and Social Movements
  • AS.230.370 Housing and Homelessness in the U.S.
  • AS.230.385 Schooling, Racial Inequality and Public Policy in America
  • AS.362.413 African American Representations in the Western

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.070.380 Slumworld: Life in Informal Settlements
  • AS.190.265 Comparative Political Behavior
  • AS.190.379 Nationalism and the Politics of Identity
  • AS.190.382 Democracy and Development: Theory and Cases
  • AS.190.442 Civil Society
  • AS.191.315 The Domestic Politics of Israel
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict (IR)
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy (IR)
  • AS.192.320 Colonialism and Foreign Intervention in the Middle East and Africa
  • AS.194.101 Introduction to Islam
  • AS.212.353 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.230.228 Colonialism in Asia and its Contested Legacies
  • AS.230.351 Capitalism, Development and Resistance in South Korea
  • AS.230.363 Sociology of Dispossession
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.301 Documentary Photography in a Changing China
  • AS.310.302 Human Rights in China and U.S. Policy: Advocacy Opportunities and Challenges
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and US Security
  • AS.310.402 Labor Politics in China
  • AS.362.160 Land, Labour and Environmental Rights and Struggles in Contemporary Africa
  • AS.362.314 Police and Prisons in Comparative Perspective

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.070.295 Conflict and Security in a Global World
  • AS.190.226 Global Governance
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.329 National Security in the Nuclear Age
  • AS.190.352 The Politics of Global Development
  • AS.190.412 The Use and Misuse of Force
  • AS.190.438 Violence and Politics
  • AS.190.443 Politics of Outer Space
  • AS.190.451 Geopolitics
  • AS.191.119 Freshman Seminar: Thinking Critically through the Global South
  • AS.191.326 International Politics from the Global South
  • AS.191.335 Arab-Israeli Conflict (IR)
  • AS.191.345 Russian Foreign Policy (IR)
  • AS.230.221 Global Social Change
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.363 Sociology of Dispossession
  • AS.230.393 Global Health and Human Rights
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.302 Human Rights in China and U.S. Policy: Advocacy Opportunities and Challenges
  • AS.310.305 Southeast Asia and US Security

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.150.355 Philosophy of Law
  • AS.150.428 Spinoza’s Theological Political Treatise
  • AS.190.204 Ancient Political Thought
  • AS.190.282 Authority and Liberty
  • AS.190.379 Nationalism and the Politics of Identity
  • AS.190.396 Capitalism and Ecology
  • AS.190.451 Geopolitics
  • AS.191.119 Freshman Seminar: Thinking Critically Through the Global South
  • AS.191.312 The Politics of Personal Life: Work, Family and Consumption
  • AS.191.313 Why We Punish (formerly Theories and Ethics of Punishment)
  • AS.191.327 By Any Means Necessary? Political Theories of Violence
  • AS.211.265 Panorama of German Thought
  • AS.230.213 Social Theory
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life
  • AS.300.311 Introduction to Intellectual History
  • AS.300.313 Maintaining Social Order:Elements of Conservative Political Philosophy and its Critics

Economics Courses (INST-ECON)

  • AS.070.143 Anthropology of Markets and Capitalism
  • AS.180.217 Game Theory in Social Sciences
  • AS.180.228 Economic Development
  • AS.180.241 International Trade
  • AS.180.242 International Monetary Economics
  • AS.180.261 Monetary Analysis
  • AS.180.266 Financial Markets & Institutions
  • AS.180.289 Economics of Health
  • AS.190.352 The Politics of Global Development
  • AS.190.382 Democracy and Development: Theory and Cases
  • AS.190.396 Capitalism and Ecology
  • AS.230.221 Global Social Change
  • AS.230.351 Capitalism, Development and Resistance in South Korea
  • AS.230.369 Sociology in Economic Life
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars

History Courses (INST-NWHIST)

  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.070.359 Korean War
  • AS.070.380 Slumworld: Life in Informal Settlements
  • AS.100.243 China: Neolithic to Song
  • AS.100.268 Jewish and Christian Mysticism in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Period
  • AS.100.329 Russian Imagination in Three Revolutions
  • AS.100.423 Multiethnic Japan
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.146 History of Public Health in East Asia
  • AS.192.320 Colonialism and Foreign Intervention in the Middle East and Africa
  • AS.194.101 Introduction to Islam
  • AS.194.205 Introduction to Islamic Spirituality: The Sufi tradition
  • AS.211.394 Brazilian Culture & Civilization
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.216.373 War in Israeli Arts and Culture
  • AS.230.228 Colonialism in Asia and its Contested Legacies
  • AS.230.351 Capitalism, Development and Resistance in South Korea
  • AS.230.363 Sociology of Dispossession
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.106 Introduction to Korean History and Culture
  • AS.310.402 Labor Politics in China
  • AS.361.335 Colombia at War
  • AS.362.160 Land, Labour and Environmental Rights and Struggles in Contemporary Africa

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.070.267 Culture, Religion and Politics in Iran
  • AS.070.359 Korean War
  • AS.070.380 Slumworld: Life in Informal Settlements
  • AS.100.203 Freshman Seminar: From Columbus to Calypso: The Caribbean and the Wider World
  • AS.100.215 Freshman Seminar: US-USSR Cold War
  • AS.100.220 Freshman Seminar: Trade Wars: Commerce and Competition in the Early Modern World
  • AS.100.233 History of Modern Germany
  • AS.100.241 American Revolution
  • AS.100.243 China: Neolithic to Song
  • AS.100.268 Jewish and Christian Mysticism in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period
  • AS.100.329 Russian Imagination in Three Revolutions
  • AS.100.359 Gender, Patriarchy and the English Revolution
  • AS.100.423 Multiethnic Japan
  • AS.100.426 Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe
  • AS.100.497 Year of Revolt: 1968 in Europe
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.146 History of Public Health in East Asia
  • AS.192.320 Colonialism and Foreign Intervention in the Middle East and Africa
  • AS.194.101 Introduction to Islam
  • AS.194.205 Introduction to Islamic Spirituality: The Sufi tradition
  • AS.211.202 Freshman Seminar: A Thousand Years of Jewish Culture
  • AS.211.222 Italian Cinema: The Classics, the Forgotten and the Emergent
  • AS.211.328 Berlin Between the Wars: Literature, Art, Music, Film
  • AS.211.394 Brazilian Culture & Civilization
  • AS.212.431 Style, Gender and Politics from Marie-Antoinette to the Burqini
  • AS.214.349 Burning Books, Burning Ideas: Censorship and Free Speech in the Renaissance
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.216.373 War in Israeli Arts and Culture
  • AS.230.228 Colonialism in Asia and its Contested Legacies
  • AS.230.351 Capitalism, Development and Resistance in South Korea
  • AS.230.363 Sociology of Dispossession
  • AS.230.397 The Political Economy of Drugs and Drug Wars
  • AS.310.106 Introduction to Korean History and Culture
  • AS.310.201 Freshman Seminar: Korean History Through Film and Literature
  • AS.310.402 Labor Politics in China
  • AS.361.335 Colombia at War
  • AS.362.160 Land, Labour and Environmental Rights and Struggles in Contemporary Africa

Spring 2018

Gateway Course

  • AS.190.111 Introduction to Global Studies
  • AS.230.150 Issues in International Development

American Politics (INST-AP)

  • AS.150.440 The Making of Black Lives Matter
  • AS.190.101 Introduction to American Politics
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.325 Finding Equality in Law and Society
  • AS.190.334 Constitutional Law
  • AS.190.380 The American Welfare State
  • AS.190.406 The Executive Branch
  • AS.190.471 The University and Society
  • AS.190.479 Imag(in)ing Cities
  • AS.191.354 Congress and Foreign Policy
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis
  • AS.362.207 Race and Public Policy in Comparative Perspective

Comparative Politics (INST-CP)

  • AS.070.249 Latin American Cities: Public Spaces and Private Lives
  • AS.070.302 Crisis and Futurity: New Ethnographies of Africa
  • AS.070.314 Activism and Assembly, Local and Global Connections
  • AS.100.237 Freshman Seminar: Impeachments and Beyond: Justice and Politics in Latin America
  • AS.100.330 National Identity in 20th Century China & Japan
  • AS.100.399 Decolonization and Citizenship in Africa, 1945-2015
  • AS.180.214 The Economic Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.102 Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • AS.190.308 Democracy and Dictatorship: Theory and Cases
  • AS.190.326 Democracy and Elections
  • AS.190.330 Japanese Politics
  • AS.190.343 Research Seminar on Political Parties
  • AS.190.440 European Politics in Comparative Perspective
  • AS.211.401 La France Contemporaine
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.230.147 Introduction to Islam Since 1800
  • AS.230.222 Land. Labor, Environmental Rights and Struggles in Contemporary Africa
  • AS.230.275 Revolution, Reform and Social Inequality in China
  • AS.230.324 Gender and International Development
  • AS.230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.382 Revolution, Reform and Resistance: India in World Historical Perspective
  • AS.230.435 The China Boom
  • AS.271.403 Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis
  • AS.310.200 Economic Growth and Development in East Asia
  • AS.310.310 Shamans, She-Devils, and Pilgrims: Women & Gender in East Asian Religions
  • AS.310.401 Authoritarianism, Democracy, and Economic Development: Korea, Indonesia, Myanmar
  • AS.362.207 Race and Public Policy in Comparative Perspective

International Relations (INST-IR)

  • AS.070.296 Introduction to Migration Studies
  • AS.190.217 Introduction to International Relations Theory
  • AS.190.220 Global Security Politics
  • AS.190.227 U.S. Foreign Policy
  • AS.190.327 Politics of Information
  • AS.190.381 Global Environmental Politics
  • AS.190.416 Nuclear Weapons and World Politics
  • AS.190.431 Global Climate Governance
  • AS.190.456 Politics of TransHumanism
  • AS.230.324 Gender and International Development
  • AS.230.335 Medical Humanitarianism
  • AS.230.375 Nations, States, and Boundaries
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.271.360 Climate Change: Science & Policy
  • AS.271.402 Water, Energy, and Food

Political Theory (INST-PT)

  • AS.070.473 Readings of Foucault
  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.150.240 Introduction to Political Philosophy
  • AS.150.440 The Making of Black Lives Matter
  • AS.190.217 Introduction to International Relations Theory
  • AS.190.280 Political Persuasion
  • AS.190.311 Disposable People: Race, Immigration and Biopolitics
  • AS.190.398 Politics of Good and Evil
  • AS.190.404 Race and Debt: Living on Borrowed Time
  • AS.190.430 Time and Punishment
  • AS.190.456 Politics of TransHumanism
  • AS.191.311 Who are you laughing at?! Political Theories of Pluralism and Laughter
  • AS.214.321 The Prince and the Demagogue: Machiavelli to House of Cards
  • AS.215.412 Populism
  • AS.230.213 Social Theory
  • AS.271.401 Environmental Ethics

Economics Courses (INST-ECON)

  • AS.180.214 The Economics Experience of the BRIC Countries
  • AS.180.242 International Monetary Economics
  • AS.180.266 Financial Markets and Institutions
  • AS.180.361 Rich Countries, Poor Countries
  • AS.180.389 Social Policy Implications of Behavioral Economics
  • AS.180.390 Health Economics & Developing Countries
  • AS.180.391 Economics of China
  • AS.190.429 The Political Bases of the Market Economy
  • AS.215.315 Literature of the Great Recession
  • AS.230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America
  • AS.230.435 The China Boom
  • AS.310.200 Economic Growth and Development in East Asia

History Courses (INST-NWHIST)

  • AS.070.318 The Atlantic World
  • AS.070.417 Political Spirituality: From Ali Shariati to Aretha Franklin
  • AS.100.234 The Making of the Muslim Middle East, 600-1100 A.D.
  • AS.100.330 National Identity in 20th Century China & Japan
  • AS.100.361 Age of Tolstoy
  • AS.100.399 Decolonization and Citizenship in Africa, 1945-2015
  • AS.100.418 Comparative Slavery: Haiti and Brazil
  • AS.100.441 Migration and the Americas
  • AS.100.448 The Caribbean World, 1450-1850
  • AS.130.170 Diplomacy and Conflict in the Ancient Middle East
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.328 Science and Technology in Slave Regimes
  • AS.140.398 Godzilla and Fukushima: Japanese Environment in History and Films
  • AS.211.316 Brazilian Cinema and Topics in Contemporary Brazilian Society
  • AS.215.350 Mexico: A Cultural History from the Olmecs to the Mexican Revolution of 1910
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.230.147 Introduction to Islam Since 1800
  • AS.230.222 Land, Labor, Environmental Rights and Struggles in Contemporary Africa
  • AS.230.275 Revolution, Reform and Social Inequality in China
  • AS.230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.375 Nations, States, and Boundaries
  • AS.230.382 Revolution, Reform and Resistance: India in World Historical Perspective
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.310.205 Music in East Asia
  • AS.310.206 Film and Performing Arts in China: 1949-present
  • AS.310.310 Shamans, She-Devils, and Pilgrims: Women & Gender in East Asian Religions

History Courses (INST-GLOBAL)

  • AS.070.318 The Atlantic World
  • AS.070.417 Political Spirituality: From Ali Shariati to Aretha Franklin
  • AS.100.205 Freshman Seminar: Health, Healing, and Medicine in Africa
  • AS.100.233 History of Modern Germany
  • AS.100.234 The Making of the Muslim Middle East, 600-1100 A.D.
  • AS.100.237 Freshman Seminar: Impeachments and Beyond: Justice and Politics in Latin America
  • AS.100.330 National Identity in 20th Century China & Japan
  • AS.100.332 Persecution and Toleration in Early Modern Europe
  • AS.100.360 The Modern British World: Imperial Encounters, Regimes, and Resistance from the American Revolution to the Present
  • AS.100.361 Age of Tolstoy
  • AS.100.399 Decolonization of Citizenship in Africa, 1945-2015
  • AS.100.418 Comparative Slavery: Haiti and Brazil
  • AS.100.441 Migration and the Americas
  • AS.100.488 The Caribbean World, 1450-1850
  • AS.130.170 Diplomacy and Conflict in the Ancient Middle East
  • AS.130.216 History of the Jews in Modern Times, from the Middle Ages to 1917
  • AS.140.328 Science and Technology in Slave Regimes
  • AS.140.398 Godzilla and Fukushima: Japanese Environment in History and Films
  • AS.150.205 Introduction to the History of Modern Philosophy
  • AS.211.316 Brazilian Cinema and Topics in Contemporary Brazilian Society
  • AS.211.331 Vagabonds and Ramblers: Space and Place in Women’s Cinema
  • AS.211.333 The Holocaust in Film and Literature
  • AS.214.321 The Prince and the Demagogue: Machiavelli to House of Cards
  • AS.214.362 Italian Journeys: Medieval and Early Modern
  • AS.215.350 Mexico: A Cultural History from the Olmecs to the Mexican Revolution of 1910
  • AS.215.380 Modern Latin American Culture
  • AS.215.412 Populism
  • AS.230.147 Introduction to Islam Since 1800
  • AS.230.222 Land. Labor, Environmental Rights and Struggles in Contemporary Africa
  • AS.230.275 Revolution, Reform and Social Inequality in China
  • AS.230.346 Economic Sociology of Latin America
  • AS.230.352 Chinese Diaspora: Networks and Identity
  • AS.230.375 Nations, States, and Boundaries
  • AS.230.378 Refugees, Human Rights, and Sovereignty
  • AS.230.382 Revolution, Reform and Resistance: India in World Historical Perspective
  • AS.230.440 Port Cities and Historical Capitalism in Maritime Asia
  • AS.310.205 Music in East Asia
  • AS.310.206 Film and Performing Arts in China: 1949-present
  • AS.310.310 Shamans, She-Devils, and Pilgrims: Women & Gender in East Asian Religions