Category Archives: History

Looking for an Interesting Class to Take Fall Quarter?

These classes still have space for Autumn Quarter! NEAR E 150 Israel: Dynamic Society and Global Flashpoint (5) I&S Barzilai, Burstein, Migdal, Pianko, Sokoloff  Introduces the people, institutions, and culture of Israel in the context of larger global forces. Examines domestic, regional, … Continue reading

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Guest Lecture: June 2nd

June 2, 2011 Stephanie Coontz (Evergreen State College) will present a lecture on “For Better AND Worse: The On-Going Revolution in Marriage.” CMU 226, 3:30pm Read up on Stephanie Coontz’s career here: And check out her visit to The … Continue reading

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The Architecture of Power in Islamic Cairo from the 7th Century to the 20th” by Jere L. Bacharach

Islamic Cairo, Power, JSIS, NELC, Middle East Center Continue reading

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2/18 Performance at Jones Playhouse Discusses Economic Crisis

Drama, Simpson Center for the Humanities, Labor Studies, History, Jones Playhouse Continue reading

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EVENT:Interested in History, Law, or Economics? Check this out!

Using the Analysis of Property Rights and Contracts to Gain Insights into History –The Emergence of Rule of Law in Ancient Greece and the System of Arbitrary Rule in Ancient Percia Speaker: Haideh Salehi Esfahani Time: Tuesday Dec 1st @ … Continue reading

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Summer Social Science Courses

SLink classes for Summer quarter 09′ Continue reading

Posted in Anthropology, civil society, Community and Environmental Planning, Comparative History of Ideas, Economics, environment, environment & society, Geography, Global Issues, globalization, History, Human Rights, Law, Societies, and Justice, politics & power, social justice, Social Welfare, Women Studies | Leave a comment

SIFF Film “KATYN” on 5/15, Introduced by UW History Professor

SIFF, Katyn, Continue reading

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