Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2024

     

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HIST 358 001 (CRN: 16777)

HUMANITARIANISM FROM 19TH C.

Long Title: HUMANITARIANISM FROM THE 19TH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT
Department: History
Instructor: Cohen, Daniel
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR (26-AUG-2024 - 6-DEC-2024) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
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: 25
Section Enrolled: 15 (Reserved + All Others)
Reserved Seats for Fall Semester 2024 Matriculants: 5 (5 Available)
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 198) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 12-JUL-2024 12:51PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
 
Description: This course surveys the history of humanitarian sentiment and practices in the West form the 19th Century to the present. It is conceived as a critical investigation of the humanitarian movement and examines various patterns of Western interventions on behalf of "suffering humanity." Topics covered are evangelicalism, abolitionism, colonialism and war humanitarianism, as well as United Nations humanitarianism since 1945.