Links to web addresses for course readings
Please note: these are only links for web readings, not electronic reserves.
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History 300 (Seminar in Historical Analysis)

HNN coverage of Texas history standards debate http://www.hnn.us/articles/124219.html

The Valley of the Shadow http://valley.vcdh.virginia.edu/
American Memory http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/amhome.html

EuroDocs: Britain, 1816-1918 http://eudocs.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Britain_1816-1918

OASIS tutorial: http://www.library.sfsu.edu/research/instruction/oasis.html

“What’s Happened to History?”
http://hnn.us/articles/969.html

Ex Post Facto http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~epf/past.html
 

 

History 342 (Europe and the French Revolution)

Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution
http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/

Use "Quick Search" box to find individual documents.

 

History 344 (Nineteenth-Century Europe)

The Carlsbad Resolutions
http://history.hanover.edu/texts/carlsbad.html

Johann von Herder,  “Materials for the Philosophy of the History of Mankind”
http://www.fordham.edu/Halsall/mod/1784herder-mankind.asp

 Lord Byron, “The Isles of Greece”
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/byron-greece.html

William Wordsworth, “Tintern Abbey”
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/wordsworth-tintern.html

Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management, chap. 1
http://etext.library.adelaide.edu.au/b/beeton/household/index.html



History 347 (Women in Modern Europe)

Olympe de Gouges, “Declaration of the Rights of Woman and Citizen”
http://www.library.csi.cuny.edu/dept/history/lavender/drmanwom.html


Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management, chap. 1
http://etext.library.adelaide.edu.au/b/beeton/household/index.html

Ibsen, A Doll House
http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/2542



History 348 (Modern European Intellectual and Cultural History)

Kant, “What Is Enlightenment?”
http://www.english.upenn.edu/~mgamer/Etexts/kant.html

The Encyclopedia Project: article on “Philosopher” and one selection of your choice
http://www.hti.umich.edu/d/did/


Locke, “Some Thoughts Concerning Education,” paragraphs 1-6, 31-40, 56-58, 81-82
http://www.bartleby.com/37/1/


Rousseau, “Sophie or The Wife,” paragraphs 1249-1279
http://www.ilt.columbia.edu/pedagogies/rousseau/em_eng_bk5.html

Wollstonecraft, "Vindication of the Rights of Woman," chap. 2, paragraphs 1-28
http://www.bartleby.com/144/2.html

Rousseau, “Social Contract”
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/Rousseau-soccon.html

Rivers, “On the Repression of War Experience”
http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/comment/rivers.htm

Einstein and Freud correspondence, “Why War?”
http://www.public.asu.edu/~jmlynch/273/documents/FreudEinstein.pdf

Browse one of these sites for examples of modern art:
Museum of Modern Art, New York: www.moma.org
Centre Georges Pompidou: www.cnac-gp.fr
Tate Gallery, London: www.tate.org.uk

Guggenheim Museum: http://www.guggenheim.org/new_york_index.shtml

Foucault, “What Is Enlightenment?”
http://foucault.info/documents/whatIsEnlightenment/foucault.whatIsEnlightenment.en.html

 

 

History 400 (European Imperialism)

Code Noir
http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/d/335/

Orwell, “Shooting an Elephant”
http://www.online-literature.com/orwell/887/

 

 

Humanities 375 (Paris: Biography of a City)

Roman Paris
http://www.culture.gouv.fr/culture/arcnat/paris/en/

Paris at the Time of Philippe Auguste
http://www.philippe-auguste.com/uk/ville/index.html

Victor Hugo, “A Bird’s Eye View of Paris,” from A Hunchback of Notre Dame
http://www.bartleby.com/312/0302.html

John Leighton, “One Day under the Paris Commune”
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1871leighton-commune.html

The Siege and Commune of Paris
http://digital.library.northwestern.edu/siege/

Paris Liberé
http://www.paris.org/Expos/Liberation/


History 640 (World War I: Social and Cultural Perspectives)

Rivers, “On the Repression of War Experience”
http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/comment/rivers.htm

Research:

World War I: An Infantryman’s Diary
http://www.northerngrid.org/ngflwebsite/infantryman/

The Great War, 1914-1918
http://beck.library.emory.edu/greatwar/index.html

Art of the First World War
http://www.art-ww1.com/gb/visite.html

World War I and II Posters and Postcards
http://digital.lib.umn.edu/warposters/warpost.html

Trenches on the Web: Posters from the Great War
http://www.worldwar1.com/posters.htm

Trenches on the Web: Photo Archive
http://www.worldwar1.com/pharc.htm

Wikipedia for other digitized newspapers:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_online_newspaper_archives

World War I Document Archive
http://wwi.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Main_Page

World War I: Trenches on the Web
http://www.worldwar1.com/

Hoover Archives at Stanford University
http://www.hoover.org/library-and-archives