2017-18 American Studies Electives

African American Studies

AAS
201
212
235
245
301
302
350
353
358
359
366
367
201 Study of African American Cultural Practices
African American Humor
Race is Socially Constructed: Now What?
Harlem Renaissance and Black Arts Movements
Black to the Future: Science, Fiction, and Society
Political Bodies: The Social Anatomy of Power and Difference
Housing in the Metropolitan U.S.
African American Literature: Origins to 1910
Sexuality and Religion in America
African American Literature: Harlem Renaissance to the Present
African American History to 1863
African American History Since Emancipation

Anthropology

ANT
212
235
300A
368
Cultural Freedoms: Hate Speech, Blasphemy, and Pornography
Medical Humanities
Ethnography, Evidence and Experience
Ethnography of Schools and Schooling

Architecture

ARC
303
401
492
Wall Street and Silicon Valley: Place in the American Economy
Theories of Urbanism and Housing
Environmental Challenges of Urban Sprawl

Art and Archaeology

ART
103
214
272
348
Arts of the Americas: The First 5,000 Years
Contemporary Art: 1950–2000
Rage Against the Machine: Art and Politics in America
20th-century Photography

Civil and Environmental Engineering

CEE
102A, B
262A, B
Engineering in the Modern World
Structures and the Urban Environment

Center for Human Values

CHV
310
Practical Ethics

Computer Science

COS
109
Computers in Our World

Dance

DAN
211
222
322
The American Dance Experience and Africanist Dance Practices
Introduction to Hip-Hop Dance
Special Topics in Urban Dance — Improvisational Approaches to Hip-Hop Practices

Economics

ECO
100
101
321
324
326
331
332
341
370
385
Introduction to Microeconomics
Introduction to Macroeconomics
Industrial Organization
Law and Economics
Economics of the Internet: The Digital Revolution
Economics of the Labor Market
Economics of Health and Healthcare
Public Finance
American Economic History
Ethics and Economics

Engineering

EGR
277
Technology and Society

English

ENG
308
351
357
372
376
385
387
391
394
398
414
416
American Cinema
American Literature, 1865-1930
Topics in American Literature: Henry James and William Faulkner
Contemporary Drama
Curious Aesthetics: 20th-century American Musical Theatre
Children’s literature
Writing about Family
Experimenting in Dark Times: 19th-century African American Literature and Culture
Ghosts, Zombies and Liminal Creatures in Film, Literature and Photography
The Disabled Body
Major Authors — Wallace Stevens
Topics in Literature and Ethics — Minority Literatures and Ethical Reading

Environmental Studies

ENV
304
305
306
316
327
332
Disease Ecology, Economics, and Policy
Topics in Environmental Studies: Building American Style: Land-Use Policies and Rules
Topics in Environmental Studies — Environmental History
Climate Science and Communications
Investigating an Ethos of Sustainability at Princeton University
Petrofiction

Gender and Sexuality Studies

GSS
201
395
420
Introduction to Gender and Sexuality Studies
Media Spectacles, Scandalous Citizens and Democratic Possibilities
Born in the U.S.A.: Culture and Reproduction in Modern America

History

HIS
280
295
361
373
375
380
383
385
388
393
394
401
403
406
407
456
487
Approaches to American History
Making America: Technology and History in the United States
The United States Since 1974
Democracy and Slavery in the New Nation
U.S. Intellectual History: Development of American Thought
U.S. Foreign Relations
The United States, 1920-1974
The Role of Law in American Society
Unrest and Renewal in Urban America
Race, Drugs, and Drug Policy in America
History of Ecology and Environmentalism
American Women’s History
The History of Free Speech
Two Empires: Russia and the U.S. from Franklin to Trump
Commons, Enclosures and Colonization in the Early Modern Atlantic
New Orleans at 300: Invention and Reinvention in an American City
The Age of Democratic Revolutions

Humanistic Studies

HUM
470
Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities — Witness: History, Memory, and Culture

Journalism

JRN
400
440
447
448
The Media in America — What to Read and Believe in the Digital Age
The Literature of Fact — Paper and Screen, Ink and Electron
Politics and the Media — Writing about Washington and the Economy
The Media and Social Issues — Reporting on Race in America Today

Lewis Center for the Arts

 
213
The Lucid and Proud Musicology of Leroi Jones/Amiri Baraka

Music

MUS
224
262
264
Ballads, Blues, and Banjos: Folk Music in America
Introduction to the Evolution of Jazz Styles
Urban Blues and the Golden Age of Rock

Politics

POL
220
315
316
322
327
332
334
349
394
405
415
420
488
489
American Politics
Constitutional Interpretation
Civil Liberties
Public Opinion
Mass Media and American Politics
Topics in American Statesmanship — Abraham Lincoln
Immigration Politics and Policymaking in the U.S.
Political Economy
Leaders and the Making of U.S. Foreign Policy
The Ethics of Borders and Migration
Civil Disobedience, Protest, and Resistance: Ethical and Empirical Perspectives
Seminar in American Politics — Politics and Inequality in America
Secession, the Civil War, and the Constitution
U.S. Foreign Policy and the Middle East Since 1979

Psychology

PSY
252
307
317
329
Social Psychology
Educational Psychology
Health Psychology
Psychology of Gender

Religion

REL
256
292
383
African American Religious History
Hip-Hop, Reggae, and Religion
American Scriptures

Sociology

SOC
101
207
210
211
313
329
330
334
345
346
Introduction to Sociology
Poverty in America
Urban Sociology: The City and Social Change in the Americas
Sociology of Religion
Inequality: Dimensions and Intersections
Immigrant America
Studying Local, Writing Ethnography
The Sociology of Social Movements in the United States
Money, Work, and Social Life
Sociology of the Cubicle: Work, Technology, and Organization

Spanish

SPA
239
Rap, Graffiti and Urban Culture in the Hispanic World

Urban Studies

URB
200
202
Urbanism and Urban Policy
Documentary Film and the City

Visual Arts

VIS
325
The Port of New Orleans: Culture and Climate Change

Woodrow Wilson School

WWS
306
307
318
331
333
334
350
351
354
370
Environmental Economics
Public Economics
U.S. Military and National and International Diplomacy
Race and Public Policy
Law, Institutions, and Public Policy
Media and Public Policy
The Environment: Science and Policy
Information Technology and Public Policy
Modern Genetics and Public Policy
Ethics and Public Policy