Electives 2013-2014

African American Studies

201  Study of African American Cultural Practices
225  "Too Cute!" and the New Asiamania
245  Harlem Renaissance and Black Arts Movements
305  The History of Black Gospel Music
321  Black Power and the Theology of Liberation
324  Race, Sex, and the Marriage Plot in American Film Comedies
328  City Narratives: The Urban Landscape in African American Literature
348  Black Popular Music Culture
353  African American Literature:  Origins to 1910
359  African American Literature: Harlem Renaissance to Present
362  Race and American Legal Practice
365  Migration and the Literary Imagination
403  Race and Medicine
412  Cultures of the Afro-Diaspora
428  Latina/o Performance
477  The Civil Rights Movement


229  Anthropology In and Out of the City
303  Economic Experience in Culture Context
344  Science, Technology and Culture
364  The Politics of Nature


401  Theories of Housing and Urbanism
492  Topics in the Formal Analysis of the Urban Structure: American Urbanism

Art and Archaeology

214  Contemporary Art:  1950 to the Present

Civil and Environmental Engineering

102A,B  Engineering in the Modern World
226 B    Structures in the Urban Environment

Center for Human Values

310  Practical Ethics
331  Ethics and Public Health

Computer Science

109  Computers in Our World


211  The American Dance Experience and Africanist Dance Practices


100  Introduction to Microeconomics
101  Introduction to Macroeconomics
315  Topics in Macroeconomics
324  Law and Economics
331  Economics of the Labor Market
341  Public Finance
348  The Great Recession: Causes, Consequences, and Remedies
370  American Economic History


201  American Literary History
350  Literature of the American Renaissance, 1820-1860
353  The Undead
356  Topics in American Literature:  American Literature and the Law
357  Topics in American Literature:  Henry James and William Faulkner
374  Modern American Women Poets
375  Topics in Film:  All About Hitchcock
376  20th Century American Musical Theatre
399  Contemporary Experimental American Literature and Visual Culture
402  Forms of Literature:  Introduction to U.S. Latina/o Literature
411  Major Authors:  Mourning America -- Emerson and Douglass

Environmental Studies

201A  Fundamentals of Environmental Studies:  Population, Land Use, Biodiversity, and Energy
305    Topics in Environmental Studies --  Building American Style: Land-Use Policies and Rules
306    American Environmental History
310    Environmental Law and Moot Court


197  Environmental Decision Making

Gender and Sexuality Studies

201  Introduction to the Study of Gender
397  Feminist Media Studies
420  Culture and Reproduction in Modern America


280  Approaches to American History
361  The United States Since 1974
372  Revolutionary America
373  Democracy and Slavery in the New Nation
374  History of the American West
376  The American Civil War and Reconstruction
379  History of American Capitalism
383  The United States, 1920-1974
384  Gender and Sexuality in Modern America
388  Cities and Suburbs in American History
387  African American History - Reconstruction
441  Founders: The Early American Republic
487  Women in American Higher Education


400  The Media in America
445  Investigative Journalism: Private Interests vs Public Policy

Latino Studies

200  Latinos in American Life and Culture


362  Introduction to the Evolution of Jazz Styles


220  American Politics
315  Constitutional Interpretation
316  Civil Liberties
322  Public Opinion
324  Congressional Politics
328  American Politics and Democratic Theory
332  Topics in American Statesmanship:  Constitution and Democracy
333  Latino Politics in the U.S.
419  The Diverse Society
422  Gender and American Politics
423  Seminar in American Politics:  Politics of Supreme Court Nominations


252  Social Psychology
307  Educational Psychology
317  Health Psychology


217  American Evangelicalism
219  Business Ethics and Modern Religious Thought
258  Religion in American Society
261  Religion and Law
347  Christian Ethics and Modern Society
365  Catholics in America
369  Religious Conversion


101  Introduction to Sociology
209  Sociology of Sports
210  Urban Sociology:  The City and Social Change in the Americas
222  The Sociology of Crime and Punishment
319  Gender and Development in the Americas
329  Immigrant America
345  Money, Work and Social Life
346  Sociology of the Cubicle:  Work, Technology, and Organization
357  Sociology of Technology


310  The Musical Theatre of Stephen Sondheim: Process to Production
337  Community-Based Performance
339  Casting:  History, Theory, Practice

Visual Arts

219  Art for Everyone
439  Art as Interaction

Urban Studies

201  Introduction to Urban Studies

Woodrow Wilson School

300  Microeconomics for Public Policy
306  Environmental Economics
307  Public Economics
330  Population, Society and Public Policy
331  Race and Public Policy
333  Law, Institutions and Public Policy
351  Information Technology and Public Policy
363  Public Leadership and Public Policy in the U.S.
370  Ethics and Public Policy
373  Welfare, Economics and Climate Change Mitigation Policy
383  Policy Aspects of Federal and State Budgeting and Fiscal Decision-Making
387  Education and Public Policy in the United States