History 5485

Special Topics: History of American Religion Since 1865

Course description:

History 5485 offers graduate students an opportunity to analyze trends and developments in the religious beliefs and practices of Americans from 1865 to the present.  Graduate students in this course will expand their knowledge of both the history and historiography of American religion, and will develop their analytical skills by extensive reading in primary and secondary sources.   




HIST 5485 Syllabus



Assignments and Handouts


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


Book Review Guidelines


Guidelines for Using Footnotes


How to Avoid Inadvertent Plagiarism