Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

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HIST 413 001 (CRN: 15361)

HISTORY OF TRAVEL

Long Title: A HISTORY OF TRAVEL: FROM MEDIEVAL PILGRIMAGE TO THE HIPPIE TRAIL
Department: History
Instructor: Balabanlilar, Lisa
Meeting: 1:30PM - 4:00PM M (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 13
Enrollment data as of: 27-MAY-2024 10:53PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
16-DEC-2020  
2:00PM - 5:00PM W
 
Description: The development of travel and travel narratives from the early medieval period through the 20th century, identifying why people travel and how those motives change over time. Examining spiritual journeys; fear and desire; the foreign gaze (east looking west); fictitious and vicarious travelling; geography/ethnography; antiquarianism; the gendered path; divine landscapes and the search for the authentic.