2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

HIST 525 Topics in the History of the American West

Examines in depth a particular aspect of the history of the American West, such as the region's Native peoples, frontier colonial experiences, exploration and expansion, environmental history, global connections, comparative frontiers, religious history, legacy of violence, the development of the mythic West, and public memory and commemoration in the West. A total of 6 credits may be earned, but no more than 3 in any one semester or term. Open only to graduate students.