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Szelenyi_1
Szelenyi_1
Iván Szelényi
Open Yale courses
Social Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course provides an overview of major works of social thought from the beginning of the modern era through the 1920s. Attention is paid to social and intellectual contexts, conceptual frameworks and methods, and contributions to contemporary social analysis. Writers include Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau...
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person
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Brownell_4
Brownell_4
Kelly D. Brownell
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
In selections:
Holloway_1
This course encompasses the study of eating as it affects the health and well-being of every human. Topics include taste preferences, food aversions, the regulation of hunger and satiety, food as comfort and friendship, eating as social ritual, and social norms of blame for food problems. The politics...
Free schedule
3
Merriman2_1
Merriman2_1
John Merriman
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course offers a broad survey of modern European history, from the end of the Thirty Years' War to the aftermath of World War II. Along with the consideration of major events and figures such as the French Revolution and Napoleon, attention will be paid to the experience of ordinary people in times...
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person
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Echavarria_1
Echavarria_1
Roberto González Echevarría
Open Yale courses
Languages and Cultures
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
The course facilitates a close reading of Don Quixote in the artistic and historical context of renaissance and baroque Spain. Students are also expected to read four of Cervantes' Exemplary Stories, Cervantes' Don Quixote: A Casebook, and J.H. Elliott's Imperial Spain. Cervantes' work will be discussed...
Free schedule
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Bailyn_1
Bailyn_1
Charles Bailyn
Open Yale courses
Physics
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course focuses on three particularly interesting areas of astronomy that are advancing very rapidly: Extra-Solar Planets, Black Holes, and Dark Energy. Particular attention is paid to current projects that promise to improve our understanding significantly over the next few years. The course explores...
Free schedule
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Hayes_2
Hayes_2
Christine Hayes
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course examines the Old Testament (Hebrew Bible) as an expression of the religious life and thought of ancient Israel, and a foundational document of Western civilization. A wide range of methodologies, including source criticism and the historical-critical school, tradition criticism, redaction...
Free schedule
7
Saltzman_2
Saltzman_2
W. Mark Saltzman
Open Yale courses
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
The course covers basic concepts of biomedical engineering and their connection with the spectrum of human activity. It serves as an introduction to the fundamental science and engineering on which biomedical engineering is based. Case studies of drugs and medical products illustrate the product development...
Free schedule
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Holloway_1
Holloway_1
Jonathan Holloway
Open Yale courses
Social Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
In selections:
Holloway_1
The purpose of this course is to examine the African American experience in the United States from 1863 to the present. Prominent themes include the end of the Civil War and the beginning of Reconstruction; African Americans’ urbanization experiences; the development of the modern civil rights movement...
Free schedule
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Dimock_1
Dimock_1
Wai Chee Dimock
Open Yale courses
Social Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course examines major works by Hemingway, Fitzgerald, and Faulkner, exploring their interconnections on three analytic scales: the macro history of the United States and the world; the formal and stylistic innovations of modernism; and the small details of sensory input and psychic life.
Free schedule
10
Mcbride1_1
Mcbride1_1
J. Michael McBride
Open Yale courses
Chemistry
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This is the first semester in a two-semester introductory course focused on current theories of structure and mechanism in organic chemistry, their historical development, and their basis in experimental observation. The course is open to freshmen with excellent preparation in chemistry and physics,...
Free schedule
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Stearns_2
Stearns_2
Stephen C. Stearns
Open Yale courses
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course presents the principles of evolution, ecology, and behavior for students beginning their study of biology and of the environment. It discusses major ideas and results in a manner accessible to all Yale College undergraduates. Recent advances have energized these fields with results that have...
Free schedule
12
Mcbride2_2
Mcbride2_2
J. Michael McBride
Open Yale courses
Chemistry
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This is a continuation of Freshman Organic Chemistry I (CHEM 125a), the introductory course on current theories of structure and mechanism in organic chemistry for students with excellent preparation in chemistry and physics. This semester treats simple and complex reaction mechanisms, spectroscopy,...
Free schedule
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Kagan_d_2
Kagan_d_2
Donald Kagan
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
In selections:
Holloway_1
This is an introductory course in Greek history tracing the development of Greek civilization as manifested in political, intellectual, and creative achievements from the Bronze Age to the end of the classical period. Students read original sources in translation as well as the works of modern scholars...
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person
14
Martin_1
Martin_1
Dale B. Martin
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course provides a historical study of the origins of Christianity by analyzing the literature of the earliest Christian movements in historical context, concentrating on the New Testament. Although theological themes will occupy much of our attention, the course does not attempt a theological appropriation...
Free schedule
15
Hammer_2
Hammer_2
Langdon Hammer
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course covers the body of modern poetry, its characteristic techniques, concerns, and major practitioners. The authors discussed range from Yeats, Eliot, and Pound, to Stevens, Moore, Bishop, and Frost with additional lectures on the poetry of World War One, Imagism, and the Harlem Renaissance....
Free schedule
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Polak_1
Polak_1
Ben Polak
Open Yale courses
Economics & Finance
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
In selections:
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This course is an introduction to game theory and strategic thinking. Ideas such as dominance, backward induction, Nash equilibrium, evolutionary stability, commitment, credibility, asymmetric information, adverse selection, and signaling are discussed and applied to games played in class and to examples...
Free schedule
17
Geanakoplos_2
Geanakoplos_2
John Geanakoplos
Open Yale courses
Economics & Finance
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course attempts to explain the role and the importance of the financial system in the global economy. Rather than separating off the financial world from the rest of the economy, financial equilibrium is studied as an extension of economic equilibrium. The course also gives a picture of the kind...
Free schedule
18
Freeman_1
Freeman_1
Joanne Freeman
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
The American Revolution entailed some remarkable transformations--converting British colonists into American revolutionaries, and a cluster of colonies into a confederation of states with a common cause--but it was far more complex and enduring then the fighting of a war. As John Adams put it, "The Revolution...
Free schedule
19
Blight_2
Blight_2
David W. Blight
Open Yale courses
Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course explores the causes, course, and consequences of the American Civil War, from the 1840s to 1877. The primary goal of the course is to understand the multiple meanings of a transforming event in American history. Those meanings may be defined in many ways: national, sectional, racial, constitutional...
Free schedule
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Shiller1_1
Shiller1_1
Robert J. Shiller
Open Yale courses
Economics & Finance
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
In selections:
Shiller1_1
Financial institutions are a pillar of civilized society, supporting people in their productive ventures and managing the economic risks they take on. The workings of these institutions are important to comprehend if we are to predict their actions today and their evolution in the coming information...
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person



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