History 4479-01W

American Religion since 1800

Course description:

History 4479 offers advanced undergraduates an opportunity to analyze trends and developments in the religious beliefs and practices of Americans from 1800 to the present.  The course gives students an opportunity to practice their analytical and communication skills through class discussions, a research paper assignment, and extensive reading of primary and secondary sources.  As a WAC course, this class places a strong emphasis on writing.  

 

Syllabus

 

HIST 4479 Syllabus

 

 

Exam Study Guides

 

Midterm Exam Study Guide (Oct. 21)

 

 

Assignments and Handouts

 

Research Paper Assignment

 

Book Review Assignment

 

Guidelines for the Email Book Summary

 

Guidelines for Using Footnotes

 

How to Avoid Inadvertent Plagiarism