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.  




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