1110. Introduction to Ancient Greek History
This is an introductory course in Greek history tracing the development of Greek civilization as manifested in political, intellectual, and creative achievements from the Bronze Age to the end of the classical period. Students read original sources in translation as well as the works of modern scholars.
(Prof. Donald Kagan, Yale University: Open Yale)
1210. The Modern Freedom Struggle
This course introduces students to African-American history, with particular emphasis on the political thought and protest movements of the period after 1930. The readings and lectures will focus on selected individuals who have shaped and been shaped by modern African-American struggles for freedom and justice including Du Bois, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and Barack Obama. The course is taught in Stanford University by Clayborne Carson who is a professor in the History Department at Stanford University.
(Prof. Clayborne Carson, Stanford University)