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Undergraduate Research Seminar in the History of Drugs and Alcohol


About the Course:

Recommended Preparation: HIST 9 and WRIT 109HU

A research seminar that explores the role of alcohol and other drugs in everyday life; why different societies have regulated certain drugs more stringently than others; and how contested moralities have shaped conflict over drug regulation and enforcement. Students will conduct historical research in a seminar context, using both primary and secondary source materials, to produce an original and substantial research paper.  


One previous course in History or consent of the instructor and upper division standing 


View the course’s Canvas page or the instructor’s page for documents: Lisa Jacobson   

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