History 4485

Special Topics: History of American Religion Since 1865

Course description:

History 4485 offers advanced undergraduates an opportunity to analyze trends and developments in the religious beliefs and practices of Americans from 1865 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.  




HIST 4485 Syllabus



Exam Review


Midterm Exam Study Guide (Oct. 5)



Assignments and Handouts


Research Paper Assignment (First Draft Due on Oct. 26)


Book Review Guidelines


Guidelines for Using Footnotes


How to Avoid Inadvertent Plagiarism