01:30 PM to 02:45 PM TR
Planetary Hall (formerly Science & Tech I) 224
Section Information for Fall 2019
This course examines the history of Russia from medieval Rus’ until reforms of tsar Alexander II. From its very beginning, Russia existed within a broad Eurasian context; consequently, this course will have comparative elements. You will strive to gain familiarity with the Russian past, while developing facility in analyzing primary sources (in translation), evaluating historical interpretations, conducting research, and writing effectively.