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Roman Architecture

This course is an introduction to the great buildings and engineering marvels of Rome and its empire, with an emphasis on urban planning and individual monuments and their...

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Introduction to Ancient Greek History

This is an introductory course in Greek history tracing the development of Greek civilization as manifested in political, intellectual, and creative achievements from the Bronze...

on Nov 02, 2011
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The Civil War and Reconstruction Era, 1845-1877

This course explores the causes, course, and consequences of the American Civil War, from the 1840s to 1877. The primary goal of the course is to understand the multiple meanings...

on Nov 02, 2011
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France Since 1871

This course covers the emergence of modern France. Topics include the social, economic, and political transformation of France; the impact of France's revolutionary heritage,...

on Nov 03, 2011
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European Civilization, 1648-1945

This course offers a broad survey of modern European history, from the end of the Thirty Years' War to the aftermath of World War II. Along with the consideration of major...

on Nov 03, 2011
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The American Revolution

The American Revolution entailed some remarkable transformations--converting British colonists into American revolutionaries, and a cluster of colonies into a confederation of...

on Nov 03, 2011
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Modern Civilization from 1750 - Present

"Professor Lynn Hunt lectures in this course which covers a broad, historical study of major elements in Western heritage from the world of the Greeks to that of the 20th...

on Nov 04, 2011
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The Poetry of John Milton

A study of Milton's poetry, with some attention to his literary sources, his contemporaries, his controversial prose, and his decisive influence on the course of English...

on Nov 06, 2011
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The American Novel Since 1945

In "The American Novel Since 1945" students will study a wide range of works from 1945 to the present. The course traces the formal and thematic developments of the...

on Nov 06, 2011
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Literary Theory

This is a survey of the main trends in twentieth-century literary theory. Lectures will provide background for the readings and explicate them where appropriate, while attempting...

on Nov 07, 2011
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Ancient Israel

on Jul 05, 2012
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Conversations with History

Harry Kreisler is the creator, executive producer and host of the Conversations with History series. Conceived in 1982 by Mr. Kreisler as a way to capture and preserve...

by Harry Kreisler
on Apr 19, 2012
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Partha Chatterjee on South Asian History

on Jul 04, 2012
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History of the World Since 1500 CE

This course presents and at the same time critiques a narrative world history after 1500 CE. The purpose of the course is to convey an understanding of how this rapidly growing...

on Apr 30, 2012
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Introduction to Ancient Greek History

This is an introductory course in Greek history tracing the development of Greek civilization as manifested in political, intellectual, and creative achievements from the Bronze...

on Nov 02, 2011
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Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do?

Justice is one of the most popular courses in Harvard’s history, having taught more than 14,000 students over the course of two decades. In this course, Sandel challenges us...

on Jun 28, 2012
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Political Ideology of Sant Jarnail Singh Khalsa Bhindranwale

Seminar on Unique Political Ideology of Sant Jarnail Singh Khalsa Bhindranwale A Seminar on Unique Political Ideology of Sant Jarnail Singh Khalsa Bhindranwale was organized by...

by Jaspal Singh Sidhu, Ajmer Singh, Gurtej Singh, Harinder Singh Mehboob, Daljeet Singh Bittu
on Dec 03, 2011
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Roman Architecture

This course is an introduction to the great buildings and engineering marvels of Rome and its empire, with an emphasis on urban planning and individual monuments and their...

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The Self Under Siege: Philosophy in the Twentieth Century

by Rick Roderick
on May 30, 2012
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The Nature of Mind

The Nature of Mind - Introduction to the philosophy of mind. Topics to be considered may include the relation between mind and body; the structure of action; the nature of desires...

on Feb 01, 2012
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Ancient Israel

on Jul 05, 2012
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Partha Chatterjee on South Asian History

on Jul 04, 2012
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Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do?

Justice is one of the most popular courses in Harvard’s history, having taught more than 14,000 students over the course of two decades. In this course, Sandel challenges us...

on Jun 28, 2012
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Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner

This course examines major works by Hemingway, Fitzgerald, and Faulkner, exploring their interconnections on three analytic scales: the macro history of the United States and the...

on Jun 25, 2012
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Philosophy and the Sciences of Human Nature

Philosophy and the Science of Human Nature pairs central texts from Western philosophical tradition (including works by Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Hobbes, Kant, Mill, Rawls, and...

on Jun 25, 2012
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Environmental Politics and Law

Can law change human behavior to be less environmentally damaging? Law will be examined through case histories including: environmental effects of national security, pesticides,...

on Jun 22, 2012
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History

on Jun 21, 2012
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Statistics 110: Probability

Statistics 110 (Probability), which has been taught at Harvard University by Joe Blitzstein (Professor of the Practice, Harvard Statistics Department) each year since 2006....

on Jun 20, 2012
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Philosophy and Postmodern Culture

by Rick Roderick
on Jun 11, 2012
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The Self Under Siege: Philosophy in the Twentieth Century

by Rick Roderick
on May 30, 2012
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50 years of Linguistics at MIT

50 years ago, in the fall of 1960, Jerome Wiesner, director of the Research Laboratory of Electronics, and William N. Locke, head of the Department of Modern Languages, proposed...

on Dec 27, 2011
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Roman Architecture

This course is an introduction to the great buildings and engineering marvels of Rome and its empire, with an emphasis on urban planning and individual monuments and their...

on Oct 18, 2011
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Views: 1,305
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Introduction to Ancient Greek History

This is an introductory course in Greek history tracing the development of Greek civilization as manifested in political, intellectual, and creative achievements from the Bronze...

on Nov 02, 2011
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Views: 1,688
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The Civil War and Reconstruction Era, 1845-1877

This course explores the causes, course, and consequences of the American Civil War, from the 1840s to 1877. The primary goal of the course is to understand the multiple meanings...

on Nov 02, 2011
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Views: 951
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France Since 1871

This course covers the emergence of modern France. Topics include the social, economic, and political transformation of France; the impact of France's revolutionary heritage,...

on Nov 03, 2011
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Views: 1,138
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European Civilization, 1648-1945

This course offers a broad survey of modern European history, from the end of the Thirty Years' War to the aftermath of World War II. Along with the consideration of major...

on Nov 03, 2011
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The American Revolution

The American Revolution entailed some remarkable transformations--converting British colonists into American revolutionaries, and a cluster of colonies into a confederation of...

on Nov 03, 2011
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Modern Civilization from 1750 - Present

"Professor Lynn Hunt lectures in this course which covers a broad, historical study of major elements in Western heritage from the world of the Greeks to that of the 20th...

on Nov 04, 2011
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The Poetry of John Milton

A study of Milton's poetry, with some attention to his literary sources, his contemporaries, his controversial prose, and his decisive influence on the course of English...

on Nov 06, 2011
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Views: 838
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The American Novel Since 1945

In "The American Novel Since 1945" students will study a wide range of works from 1945 to the present. The course traces the formal and thematic developments of the...

on Nov 06, 2011
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50 years of Linguistics at MIT

50 years ago, in the fall of 1960, Jerome Wiesner, director of the Research Laboratory of Electronics, and William N. Locke, head of the Department of Modern Languages, proposed...

on Dec 27, 2011
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Roman Architecture

This course is an introduction to the great buildings and engineering marvels of Rome and its empire, with an emphasis on urban planning and individual monuments and their...

on Oct 18, 2011
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Views: 1,305
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Introduction to Ancient Greek History

This is an introductory course in Greek history tracing the development of Greek civilization as manifested in political, intellectual, and creative achievements from the Bronze...

on Nov 02, 2011
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Views: 1,688
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The Civil War and Reconstruction Era, 1845-1877

This course explores the causes, course, and consequences of the American Civil War, from the 1840s to 1877. The primary goal of the course is to understand the multiple meanings...

on Nov 02, 2011
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Views: 951
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France Since 1871

This course covers the emergence of modern France. Topics include the social, economic, and political transformation of France; the impact of France's revolutionary heritage,...

on Nov 03, 2011
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Views: 1,138
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European Civilization, 1648-1945

This course offers a broad survey of modern European history, from the end of the Thirty Years' War to the aftermath of World War II. Along with the consideration of major...

on Nov 03, 2011
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Views: 1,092
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The American Revolution

The American Revolution entailed some remarkable transformations--converting British colonists into American revolutionaries, and a cluster of colonies into a confederation of...

on Nov 03, 2011
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Views: 1,167
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Modern Civilization from 1750 - Present

"Professor Lynn Hunt lectures in this course which covers a broad, historical study of major elements in Western heritage from the world of the Greeks to that of the 20th...

on Nov 04, 2011
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Views: 527
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The Poetry of John Milton

A study of Milton's poetry, with some attention to his literary sources, his contemporaries, his controversial prose, and his decisive influence on the course of English...

on Nov 06, 2011
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Views: 838
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The American Novel Since 1945

In "The American Novel Since 1945" students will study a wide range of works from 1945 to the present. The course traces the formal and thematic developments of the...

on Nov 06, 2011
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