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(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
4000 IGS 10A 1 Introduction to International and Global Studies
[ ss ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
Open
63 / 90 / 0
Chase, Kerry A View Books
 

(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
10685 IGS 170A 1 The Rise of Brazil
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
15 / 999 / 0
Lino e Silva, Moises View Books
 

International and Global Studies: Core Courses

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
3382 ANTH 1A 1 Introduction to the Comparative Study of Human Societies
[ nw ss ]
Block D
M,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Open
110 / 120 / 0
McIntosh, Janet View Books
4940 ECON 28B 1 The Global Economy
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Lecture:
Block D
M,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Pollack Fine Arts 001
Recitation:
T 6:30 PM–8:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center110
Open
65 / 70 / 0
Redenius, Scott A. View Books
4000 IGS 10A 1 Introduction to International and Global Studies
[ ss ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
Open
63 / 90 / 0
Chase, Kerry A View Books
4360 POL 15A 1 Introduction to International Relations
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Open
82 / 999 / 0
Art, Robert J View Books
 

IGS: Governance, Conflict and Responsibility

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
6892 HIST 71A 1 Empire and Its Discontents: Latin America from Conquest to Independence
[ hum nw ss ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr124
Open
10 / 999 / 0
Fernandez, Rodolfo View Books
10175 HIST 111B 1 The Iranian Revolution: From Monarchy to the Islamic Republic
[ nw ss ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center109
Open
23 / 999 / 0
Sohrabi, Naghmeh View Books
10269 HIST 143A 1 The Logic of War
[ ss ]
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Open
36 / 999 / 0
Hopper, Ian View Books
10685 IGS 170A 1 The Rise of Brazil
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
15 / 999 / 0
Lino e Silva, Moises View Books
4354 IMES 104A 1 Islam: Civilization and Institutions
[ hum nw ]
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Open
33 / 999 / 0
Lumbard, Joseph E. B. View Books
10018 LGLS 125B 1 International Law and Organizations
[ ss ]
Not recommended for freshmen.
Signature of Ms. Nancy Feldman, dept. rep., required.
Will not participate in July Registration
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Brown Social Science Center316
Open
Consent Req.

17 / 999 / 0
Mirfendereski, Guive View Books
10059 PHIL 119A 1 Human Rights
[ hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies002
Open
76 / 999 / 0
Teuber, Andreas View Books
6758 POL 127B 1 Seminar: Managing Ethnic Conflict
[ ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Burg, Steven L. View Books
10030 POL 128A 1 The Politics of Revolution: State Violence and Popular Insurgency in the Third World
[ nw ss ]
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
17 / 999 / 0
Thaxton, Ralph View Books
4378 POL 144A 1
Syllabus
Latin American Politics I
[ nw ss ]
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr124
Open
8 / 30 / 0
Hindley, Donald View Books
10033 POL 145B 1 Muslims in the West: Politics, Religion, and Law
[ ss ]
Block S3
W 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Golding Judaica Center107
Open
16 / 20 / 0
Klausen, Jytte View Books
5732 POL 147A 1 The Government and Politics of China
[ nw ss ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr123
Open
18 / 999 / 0
Thaxton, Ralph View Books
4380 POL 150A 1
Syllabus
Politics of Southeast Asia
[ nw ss ]
Block F
M,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
15 / 30 / 0
Hindley, Donald View Books
4412 POL 164A 1
Syllabus
Conflict and Peacemaking in the Middle East
[ ss ]
Block S1
M 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr201
Open
28 / 999 / 0
Feldman, Shai View Books
5734 POL 174B 1 Seminar: Problems of National Security
[ ss ]
Block S2
T 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Open
21 / 26 / 0
Art, Robert J View Books
5552 SOC 119A 1
Syllabus
Deconstructing War, Building Peace
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Pearlman Hall 113
Open
56 / 999 / 0
Fellman, Gordon A View Books
10689 SOC 168A 1 Democracy and Inequality in Global Perspective
[ ss ]
Prerequisite: SOC 1a or SOC 3b or IGS 10a. Registration priority given to juniors and seniors.
Instructor's Signature Required
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Brown Social Science Center218
Open
Consent Req.

11 / 25 / 0
Rosenberger, Chandler View Books
 

IGS: Media, Culture, and The Arts

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
9976 AAAS 123A 1
Syllabus
Third World Ideologies
[ nw ss wi ]
Block X2
T 6:30 PM–9:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
10 / 999 / 0
Nyangoni, Wellington View Books
9986 ANTH 80A 1 Anthropology of Religion
[ nw ss ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
Open
37 / 50 / 0
Schattschneider, Ellen View Books
6038 ANTH 121A 1 Crossing Cultural Boundaries
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Brown Social Science Center218
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Parmentier, Richard View Books
3416 ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list have priority for enrollment
ANTH 144a is primarily for undergraduates. Graduate students are encouraged to enroll in ANTH 244b in spring 2014.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center101
Closed
28 / 20 / 0
Lamb, Sarah View Books
10014 ENG 127A 1 The Novel in India
[ hum nw ]
ENG 127a will not satisfy the writing intensive requirement beginning in fall 2013.
Block D
M,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
21 / 999 / 0
Anjaria, Ulka View Books
10109 FA 165A 1 Contemporary Art
[ ca ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitesG12
Open
22 / 999 / 0
Kalb, Peter R View Books
6596 FA 192A 1 Studies in Modern and Contemporary Art
[ ca ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Topic for fall 2013: Romanticism in Britain and America from Turner to Whistler. British and American Landscape painting from 1800-1880. Turner and Constable, the pursuit of the Romantic sublime, and the writings of John Ruskin, art of Pre-Raphaelites. The Hudson River school artists and transatlantic influence. Aestheticism of Whistler.
Romanticism:British/Am.Art:
Block S4
Th 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
9 / 25 / 0
Scott, Nancy J View Books
5002 FREN 110A 1 Cultural Representations
[ fl hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr202
Open
12 / 15 / 0
Randall, Michael View Books
10667 FREN 139A 1 Bad Girls / Les Mauvaises Filles
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr218
Open
4 / 18 / 0
Harder, Hollie View Books
10685 IGS 170A 1 The Rise of Brazil
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
15 / 999 / 0
Lino e Silva, Moises View Books
10024 SOC 120B 1
Syllabus
Globalization and the Media
[ ss ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Open
63 / 75 / 0
Miller, Laura J. View Books
4608 WMGS 5A 1
Syllabus
Women and Gender in Culture and Society
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center101
Open
23 / 40 / 0
Freeze, ChaeRan Yoo View Books
 

IGS: Economy, Health, and Environment

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
6446 AAAS 126B 1
Syllabus
Political Economy of the Third World
[ nw ss wi ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitesG12
Open
35 / 999 / 0
Nyangoni, Wellington View Books
10675 AMST 102AJ 1 Environment, Social Justice, and Empowerment
[ oc ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Open only to students in the JBS Environmental Health and Justice
JBS Session
TBD Open
Consent Req.

13 / 999 / 0
Goldin, Laura J View Books
9979 AMST 106B 1 Food and Farming in America
[ ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Instructor's Signature Required
M 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Brown Social Science Center115
W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Brown Social Science Center115
Closed
Consent Req.

25 / 25 / 0
Donahue, Brian M View Books
6470 ANTH 127A 1 Medicine, Body, and Culture
[ nw ss ]
This section is for undergraduate students.
Anthropology majors on the demand list have priority for enrollment.
Instructor's Signature Required
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
Consent Req.

15 / 20 / 0
Hannig, Anita View Books
6472 ANTH 127A 2 Medicine, Body, and Culture
[ nw ss ]
This section open ONLY to graduate students.
There is an additional 4th hour of class every other Friday from 11-11:50am.
Signature of Ms. Laurel Carpenter, dept. rep., required.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
F 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center106
Open
Consent Req.

5 / 10 / 0
Hannig, Anita View Books
9992 ANTH 163B 1
Syllabus
Production, Consumption, and Exchange
[ nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
This section is for undergraduate students.
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
Open
38 / 40 / 0
Ferry, Elizabeth Emma View Books
10253 ANTH 163B 2 Production, Consumption, and Exchange
[ nw ss ]
This section is is open ONLY to graduate students. There is an additional fourth hour on Fridays every other week from 12:30-1:20pm..
Instructor's Signature Required
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
F 12:30 PM–1:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center106
Open
Consent Req.

3 / 10 / 0
Ferry, Elizabeth Emma View Books
10683 BIOL 134B 1 Topics in Ecology
[ oc sn ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Topic for fall 2013: Wetland Ecology Prerequisite: BIOL17b, BIOL23a, or BIOL 32a, or permission of instructor.
Considers the physical, chemical, and biological processes that make wetland ecosystems critically important to human welfare and biodiversity.Focuses on New England wetlands, including their natural history, management, and conservation.Field trips are an integral part of the course.
Wetland Ecology:
Block S8
W 9:00 AM–11:50 AM
Bassine Biology Building 251
Open
10 / 25 / 0
Windmiller, Bryan View Books
10679 BISC 6BJ 1 Environmental Health
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Open only to students in the JBS Environmental Health and Justice
JBS Session
TBD Open
Consent Req.

13 / 999 / 0
Goldin, Laura J
Stewart, James
View Books
5796 CHSC 3B 1
Syllabus
Solving Environmental Challenges: The Role of Chemistry
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Carl J. Shapiro ScienceCtrLL16
Open
21 / 999 / 0
Peavey, Dwight G View Books
6160 ECON 30A 1 The Economy of China
[ nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Lemberg Academic Center 055
Open
33 / 35 / 0
Jefferson, Gary H View Books
10141 ECON 172B 1 Money and Banking
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block F
M,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Lemberg Academic Center 055
Closed
47 / 35 / 0
Redenius, Scott A. View Books
10140 ECON 176A 1 The Household, Health, and Hunger in Developing Countries
[ nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Lemberg Academic Center 055
Open
11 / 35 / 0
Menon, Nidhiya View Books
10677 ENVS 102AJ 1 Field Research and Study Methods: Environmental Health
[ ss ]
Open only to students in the JBS Environmental Health and Justice
JBS Session
TBD Open
Consent Req.

13 / 999 / 0
Goldin, Laura J
Stewart, James
View Books
10246 HIST 180A 1 The Global Opium Trade: 1755-Present
[ nw ss ]
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies002
Open
65 / 999 / 0
James, Heyward Parker View Books
5286 HS 110A 1 Wealth and Poverty
[ ss ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Open
63 / 75 / 0
Shapiro, Thomas M View Books
10216 HSSP 102A 1 Global Perspectives on Health
[ ss ]
This class is closed to first-year students. See Course Catalog for detailed description.
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Schneider & FamilyBldg G2
Open
22 / 25 / 0
Bhalotra, Sarita View Books
10653 WMGS 160A 1
Syllabus
Transnational  Sexualities 
[ nw ss ]
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr219
Open
31 / 999 / 0
Russo Garrido, Anahi View Books
 

IGS: Global Issues

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
10675 AMST 102AJ 1 Environment, Social Justice, and Empowerment
[ oc ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Open only to students in the JBS Environmental Health and Justice
JBS Session
TBD Open
Consent Req.

13 / 999 / 0
Goldin, Laura J View Books
6038 ANTH 121A 1 Crossing Cultural Boundaries
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Brown Social Science Center218
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Parmentier, Richard View Books
6470 ANTH 127A 1 Medicine, Body, and Culture
[ nw ss ]
This section is for undergraduate students.
Anthropology majors on the demand list have priority for enrollment.
Instructor's Signature Required
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
Consent Req.

15 / 20 / 0
Hannig, Anita View Books
6472 ANTH 127A 2 Medicine, Body, and Culture
[ nw ss ]
This section open ONLY to graduate students.
There is an additional 4th hour of class every other Friday from 11-11:50am.
Signature of Ms. Laurel Carpenter, dept. rep., required.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
F 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center106
Open
Consent Req.

5 / 10 / 0
Hannig, Anita View Books
3416 ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list have priority for enrollment
ANTH 144a is primarily for undergraduates. Graduate students are encouraged to enroll in ANTH 244b in spring 2014.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center101
Closed
28 / 20 / 0
Lamb, Sarah View Books
9992 ANTH 163B 1
Syllabus
Production, Consumption, and Exchange
[ nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
This section is for undergraduate students.
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
Open
38 / 40 / 0
Ferry, Elizabeth Emma View Books
10253 ANTH 163B 2 Production, Consumption, and Exchange
[ nw ss ]
This section is is open ONLY to graduate students. There is an additional fourth hour on Fridays every other week from 12:30-1:20pm..
Instructor's Signature Required
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG03
F 12:30 PM–1:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center106
Open
Consent Req.

3 / 10 / 0
Ferry, Elizabeth Emma View Books
10683 BIOL 134B 1 Topics in Ecology
[ oc sn ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Topic for fall 2013: Wetland Ecology Prerequisite: BIOL17b, BIOL23a, or BIOL 32a, or permission of instructor.
Considers the physical, chemical, and biological processes that make wetland ecosystems critically important to human welfare and biodiversity.Focuses on New England wetlands, including their natural history, management, and conservation.Field trips are an integral part of the course.
Wetland Ecology:
Block S8
W 9:00 AM–11:50 AM
Bassine Biology Building 251
Open
10 / 25 / 0
Windmiller, Bryan View Books
5796 CHSC 3B 1
Syllabus
Solving Environmental Challenges: The Role of Chemistry
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Carl J. Shapiro ScienceCtrLL16
Open
21 / 999 / 0
Peavey, Dwight G View Books
10141 ECON 172B 1 Money and Banking
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block F
M,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Lemberg Academic Center 055
Closed
47 / 35 / 0
Redenius, Scott A. View Books
5286 HS 110A 1 Wealth and Poverty
[ ss ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Open
63 / 75 / 0
Shapiro, Thomas M View Books
10216 HSSP 102A 1 Global Perspectives on Health
[ ss ]
This class is closed to first-year students. See Course Catalog for detailed description.
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Schneider & FamilyBldg G2
Open
22 / 25 / 0
Bhalotra, Sarita View Books
10018 LGLS 125B 1 International Law and Organizations
[ ss ]
Not recommended for freshmen.
Signature of Ms. Nancy Feldman, dept. rep., required.
Will not participate in July Registration
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Brown Social Science Center316
Open
Consent Req.

17 / 999 / 0
Mirfendereski, Guive View Books
10059 PHIL 119A 1 Human Rights
[ hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies002
Open
76 / 999 / 0
Teuber, Andreas View Books
6758 POL 127B 1 Seminar: Managing Ethnic Conflict
[ ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr116
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Burg, Steven L. View Books
5552 SOC 119A 1
Syllabus
Deconstructing War, Building Peace
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Pearlman Hall 113
Open
56 / 999 / 0
Fellman, Gordon A View Books
10024 SOC 120B 1
Syllabus
Globalization and the Media
[ ss ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Open
63 / 75 / 0
Miller, Laura J. View Books
10689 SOC 168A 1 Democracy and Inequality in Global Perspective
[ ss ]
Prerequisite: SOC 1a or SOC 3b or IGS 10a. Registration priority given to juniors and seniors.
Instructor's Signature Required
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Brown Social Science Center218
Open
Consent Req.

11 / 25 / 0
Rosenberger, Chandler View Books
4608 WMGS 5A 1
Syllabus
Women and Gender in Culture and Society
[ ss ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center101
Open
23 / 40 / 0
Freeze, ChaeRan Yoo View Books