Historiographical

Memoir of a Basque Transvestite in the New World. Boston: Beacon Press, 1996. /// Primrary Sources: Burns, Kathryn. Colonial Habits: Convents and the Spiritual Economy of Cuzco, Peru. Durham, NC: Duke University

Globalization of Kenya

This course is focused on a single final project, to be completed in stages throughout the semester. The project asks each student to choose a country from South America, Africa, the Middle East, or Asia (excluding Japan) and study the Read More …

Human Rights

To prepare for this discussion activity, read the assigned chapters in A Problem from Hell and, while doing so, think about the reasons the United States quietly sided with Iraq against Iran and the impact that had on American concern Read More …

Success or Failure

In preparation for this discussion activity, think about the policies pursued by President Reagan in dealing with the USSR and events leading to the end of the Cold War, confronting radicalism in Latin America, using covert operations, and handling crises Read More …

Moral Status of Animals

Consider the ethical issues regarding your topic as you respond to the following questions: Briefly describe the ethical issues associated with your topic. In your response, provide an example of how the concept of sentience can be considered when examining Read More …