History 5485

American Religion and Politics

Course description:

History 5485, a special topics course on American religion and politics, offers graduate students an opportunity to analyze trends and developments in church-state relations from colonial times to the present.  Graduate students in this course will expand their knowledge of both the history and historiography of American church-state relations, and will develop their analytical skills by extensive reading in primary and secondary sources.   

 

Syllabus

 

HIST 5485 Syllabus

 

 

Assignments and Handouts

 

Research Paper Assignment

 

How to Write an Academic Book Review

 

Guidelines for Using Footnotes

 

How to Avoid Inadvertent Plagiarism