Duke History Rankings

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    PubPol 175

    Civil Rights and Asian Americans

    Difficulty: 1.9, Overall Quality: 3.7
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    History 130

    American Dreams and American Realities

    Difficulty: 1.9, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    Romance Studies 362

    Soccer Politics

    Difficulty: 1.9, Overall Quality: 4.0
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    Political Science 110

    Comparative Approaches to Global Issues

    Difficulty: 2.0, Overall Quality: 3.1
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    History 231

    Ancient Athletics

    Difficulty: 2.0, Overall Quality: 3.2
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    History 156

    Gateway Seminar: Cold War America

    Difficulty: 2.1, Overall Quality: 3.6
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    History 316

    The Atlantic Slave Trade

    Difficulty: 2.1, Overall Quality: 3.6
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    PubPol 170

    The Documentary Experience

    Difficulty: 2.1, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    AAAS 103

    Introduction to African Studies

    Difficulty: 2.2, Overall Quality: 3.6
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    History 230

    Greek History

    Difficulty: 2.2, Overall Quality: 2.8
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    History 250

    Green Germany

    Difficulty: 2.3, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 352

    Immigrant Dreams, U.S. Realities: Immigration Policy History

    Difficulty: 2.3, Overall Quality: 3.1
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    History 248

    Publishing Pop Fiction

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    History 126

    Introduction to Oral History

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    Religion 342

    The Holocaust

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.7
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    Political Science 108

    Introduction to African Studies

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    History 220

    China from Antiquity to 1400

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 371

    Food In Global History

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    History 226

    Ancient and Early Modern Japan

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.5
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    History 313

    Crime and the City from Dickens to The Wire

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    History 233

    Roman History

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    History 344

    History of U.S. Social Movements, 1776 to Present

    Difficulty: 2.4, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    History 105

    Old Worlds/New Histories, 500-1500 CE

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 318

    The Caribbean, 1492-1700

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.2
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    History 160

    Gateway Seminar: The Global Sixties: Race, Revolution, Sexuality

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.2
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    Religion 212

    Jews and Muslims, Judaism and Islam

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    History 205

    Health and Healing in Africa

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.6
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    History 219

    Indian Civilization

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.6
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    History 309

    Alexander Hamilton

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.8
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    History 331

    Exploring Latino Identity in the Twentieth Century

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    PubPol 350

    The University as a Culture

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 342

    Making Modern America:The United States from 1898 to 1945

    Difficulty: 2.5, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 311

    Men, Women, And Sports

    Difficulty: 2.6, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    History 238

    Rome: History of the City

    Difficulty: 2.6, Overall Quality: 3.1
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    Romance Studies 321

    The Modern Caribbean after Emancipation

    Difficulty: 2.6, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    History 113

    Introduction to the History of Medicine

    Difficulty: 2.6, Overall Quality: 3.2
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    History 152

    Gateway Seminar: History at Sea

    Difficulty: 2.6, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 227

    The Emergence of Modern Japan

    Difficulty: 2.6, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    History 286

    Europe in the Twentieth Century

    Difficulty: 2.7, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    Romance Studies 258

    Women and Power in the Renaissance

    Difficulty: 2.7, Overall Quality: 3.1
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    Romance Studies 380

    France and Africa: The Politics and Culture of (Post-) Coloniality

    Difficulty: 2.7, Overall Quality: 3.2
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    History 188

    Gateway Seminar: The Price of Sex- Gender and the Global Political Economy

    Difficulty: 2.7, Overall Quality: 3.0
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    History 348

    The Civil Rights Movement

    Difficulty: 2.7, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    History 236

    Ancient Science and Technology

    Difficulty: 2.7, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    PubPol 177

    Private Wealth and Public Giving: A Modern History

    Difficulty: 2.7, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    Jewish Studies 251

    Jewish History, 1492 to the Present

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.8
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    History 362

    United States Political History, 1900 to the Present

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.0
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    History 112

    Sexual Pleasure in the Modern World

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.7
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    French 413

    World War II and French Film

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 4.0
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    History 101

    Intro to Global History

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.5
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    Econ 285

    Denial, Faith, Reason: Sustainability and Survival

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    Econ 305

    History of International Financial and Monetary Crises

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.7
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    Econ 314

    The History of Modern Macroeconomics from Keynes to the Present

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.6
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    History 228

    Chinatowns: A Cultural History

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    Political Science 211

    Democracy: Ancient and Modern

    Difficulty: 2.8, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    History 279

    The Foundations of Modern Terrorism

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.7
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    History 163

    Gateway Seminar: Gandhi, King, Mandela

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    PubPol 278

    North American Environmental History

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 323

    China And The Silk Roads

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 2.6
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    History 353

    Behind the Veil: Methods

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    History 157

    Gateway Seminar: Empires in Historical Perspective

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.6
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    PubPol 236

    Globalization and History

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.2
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    Econ 112

    Globalization and Corporate Citizenship

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.3
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    History 337

    The Era of the American Revolution, 1760-1815

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.2
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    History 360

    Imagining the North American West: History and Myth, 1850-Present

    Difficulty: 2.9, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    History 203

    History of Global Health

    Difficulty: 3.0, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    Religion 261

    Medieval Christianity in Film and Fiction

    Difficulty: 3.0, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    Econ 302

    Introduction to Economic History

    Difficulty: 3.0, Overall Quality: 3.4
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    Religion 228

    The Turks: From Ottoman Empire to European Union

    Difficulty: 3.0, Overall Quality: 2.5
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    PubPol 344

    History of U.S. Social Movements

    Difficulty: 3.1, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    Econ 311

    History of Economic Thought

    Difficulty: 3.3, Overall Quality: 3.1
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    History 335

    United States Legal History

    Difficulty: 3.3, Overall Quality: 3.9
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    Political Science 340

    The Modern Regulatory State

    Difficulty: 3.4, Overall Quality: 4.4
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    History 381

    Veterans Oral History Project

    Difficulty: 3.4, Overall Quality: 4.0
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    History 307

    History of Economic Thought

    Difficulty: 3.5, Overall Quality: 2.9
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    French 411

    Biography, Life Writing, Autofiction

    Difficulty: 4.0, Overall Quality: 2.9
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