First Year Seminar

Fall 2016

FYSE-101 Amherst Poets

Amelia Worsley (Section 01)

FYSE-102 Cicero to Trump: Political Rhetoric and the Public Fashioning of the Self

FYSE-103 Revolutionary Thinking

Bryn I. Geffert (Section 01)

FYSE-105 Faraway Places

Amy C. Hall (Section 01)

FYSE-106 Language Crossing and Living in Translation  

FYSE-107 Secrets and Lies

Austin D. Sarat (Section 01)

FYSE-108 Evolution and Intellectual Revolution

Jill S. Miller (Section 01)

FYSE-109 Mind and Brain

Stephen A. George (Section 01)

FYSE-110 Authority, Obedience and the Rule of Law

Lawrence R. Douglas (Section 01)

FYSE-111 Violence and Politics

Jonathan M. Obert (Section 01)

FYSE-112 Growing Up in America

Allen J. Hart (Section 01)

FYSE-113 Genocide

Ellen R. Boucher (Section 01)
Sean Redding (Section 02)
April D. Trask (Section 03)

FYSE-114 Reading Asian American

Robert T. Hayashi (Section 01)

FYSE-115 Goya and His World

Natasha Staller (Section 01)

FYSE-116 Justice in Question

Andrew Poe (Section 01)

FYSE-117 Liquid Gold: The Science, History, and Social Context of Olives and Olive Oil

Patricia B. O'Hara (Section 01)

FYSE-118 Presence

Ron Bashford (Section 01)

FYSE-119 Romanticism and the Enlightenment

Ute Brandes (Section 01)

FYSE-120 Telling Stories

Molly Mead (Section 01)

FYSE-121 The Confession:  Theory and Practice

Pooja G. Rangan (Section 01)

FYSE-122 Representing Equality

Wendy T. Ewald (Section 01)

FYSE-123 Drugs in History

Francis G. Couvares (Section 01)
Jerome L. Himmelstein (Section 02)

FYSE-124 Vienna around 1900: Cradle of Modernity

Christian Rogowski (Section 01)

FYSE-125 Giving

Molly Mead (Section 01)

FYSE-126 Relativism and Toleration

Nishiten Shah (Section 01)

FYSE-127 Genes, Genomes and Society

David I. Ratner (Section 01)

FYSE-128 Transformative Ideas

Thomas L. Dumm (Section 01)

FYSE-129 Africa: Power and Representation

Miriam R. Goheen [d] (Section 01)

FYSE-130 War and Peace

Boris Wolfson (Section 01)

FYSE-131 Education: For Whom and What For?

Jyl Gentzler (Section 01)
Catherine M. Sanchez (Section 01)