Karen Silverstrim

Email: kfsilverstrim@salisbury.edu

FALL 2013



AMERICAN HISTORY 202 Fall 2013 Syllabus

AMERICAN HISTORY 202 Fall 2013 Monday/Wednesday Class Syllabus


WORLD CIV. 102 Fall 2013 Syllabus

WORLD CIV. 102 Fall 2013 Music LLC Syllabus



HIST 102 Document Readings (to be read before class each week):

Week Two:  Jahangir ;  St. Francis in India; Lady Montague & smallpox  

Week Three:  Luther's 95 Theses ; Luther on Indulgences ;  Council of Trent

Week Four:  Columbus' letter to the King & Queen 1494; An Aztec Account of the Conquest ; An English Justification for Colonization

Week Five:  Galileo's Defense of Science

Week Six:  Voltaire, A Treatise on Toleration ; Condorcet, The Future Progress of the Human Mind

Week Seven: The Tennis Court Oath;  Declaration of the Rights of Man ; Declaration of the Rights of Women ;Robespierre, Justification for Terror; Napoleon's Proclamation

Week Eight:  Karl Marx’s Scientific Socialism ; Charles Fourier's Phalanx ;   Women Miners in the English Coal Pits

Week Eleven:  A Soldier's Account ; WWI Poems ; The Espionage Act; Woodrow Wilson's 14 Points; The Versailles Treaty

Week Twelve:   The First Provisional Government; Lenin: What is to be Done?  ; The Soviet Law of the Land

Week Thirteen:  The Munich Pact 1938; FDR: 'A Call for Sacrifice' 28 April, 1942 ;  Rudolf Hoess: Testimony at Nuremburg ; Account from Hiroshima

Week Fourteen:  Winston Churchill: The Iron Curtain ;  Stalin: Reply to Churchill

Week Fifteen:   UN Declaration on Granting Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples, 1960