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Craig Yirush


ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR


Contact Information

Email    YIRUSH@HISTORY.UCLA.EDU
Office  5270 Bunche Hall
Phone  310-825-3078

Degrees

B.A. (1990) and M.A. (1994) in history from the University of British Columbia. M.Phil. in Political Thought and Intellectual History from Cambridge University (1995). PhD Johns Hopkins University (2003).

Research

Research interests include the development of political ideas in the early modern British Atlantic, church-state relations in colonial America, the question of Amerindian rights in the first British Empire, and the connection between law and political theory in early modern Europe.

Current Courses by Term

2017 Summer Session

Comparative Approaches to Community and Corporate Internships

Community or Corporate Internships in History

Community and Corporate Internships in History

2017 Fall Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

Variable Topics Historiography Proseminar: U.S.

Teaching Apprentice Practicum

Previous Courses by Term

2017 Winter Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

2016 Fall Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

Variable Topics Historiography Proseminar: U.S.

2016 Winter Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2015 Fall Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

Introduction to U.S. History: Colonial Period

2015 Spring Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

2015 Winter Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

2014 Fall Quarter

History of the U.S. and Its Colonial Origins: Colonial Origins and First Nation Building Acts

2014 Spring Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

2014 Winter Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

2013 Winter Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

American Political Thought from Revolution to Civil War

2012 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

2012 Summer Session

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

2012 Spring Quarter

American Political Thought from Revolution to Civil War

2011 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

2011 Spring Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2011 Winter Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

2010 Spring Quarter

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2009 Spring Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

Undergraduate Variable Topics Research Seminars: History -- U.S.

2009 Winter Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

2008 Spring Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

Seminar: U.S. Social and/or Intellectual History

2008 Winter Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

Seminar: U.S. Social and/or Intellectual History

2007 Winter Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: U.S.

2006 Fall Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

Introduction to U.S. History: Colonial Period

2005 Winter Quarter

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: U.S.

2004 Fall Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

Introduction to U.S. History: Colonial Period

2004 Spring Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice

Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

2004 Winter Quarter

Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

Undergraduate Seminar: U.S.

Previous Courses by Course

HIST 138B
Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

2017 Winter Quarter

2016 Winter Quarter

2014 Spring Quarter

2013 Winter Quarter

2012 Summer Session

2011 Winter Quarter

2009 Spring Quarter

2008 Spring Quarter

2007 Winter Quarter

2005 Winter Quarter

HIST 138A
Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

2016 Fall Quarter

2015 Fall Quarter

2015 Winter Quarter

2014 Winter Quarter

2012 Fall Quarter

2011 Fall Quarter

2009 Winter Quarter

2008 Winter Quarter

2006 Fall Quarter

2004 Fall Quarter

HIST 187D
Variable Topics Historiography Proseminar: U.S.

2016 Fall Quarter

HIST 191D
Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2016 Winter Quarter

2011 Spring Quarter

2010 Spring Quarter

HIST 246A
Introduction to U.S. History: Colonial Period

2015 Fall Quarter

2006 Fall Quarter

2004 Fall Quarter

HIST 97D
Introduction to Historical Practice: Variable Topics in U.S. History

2015 Spring Quarter

2015 Winter Quarter

2014 Spring Quarter

2012 Fall Quarter

2011 Fall Quarter

2011 Spring Quarter

2009 Winter Quarter

HIST 13A
History of the U.S. and Its Colonial Origins: Colonial Origins and First Nation Building Acts

2014 Fall Quarter

HNRS 173
American Political Thought from Revolution to Civil War

2013 Winter Quarter

2012 Spring Quarter

HIST 191D
Undergraduate Variable Topics Research Seminars: History -- U.S.

2009 Spring Quarter

HIST 254B
Seminar: U.S. Social and/or Intellectual History

2008 Spring Quarter

HIST 254A
Seminar: U.S. Social and/or Intellectual History

2008 Winter Quarter

HIST 191D
Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: U.S.

2007 Winter Quarter

2005 Winter Quarter

HIST 145B
Revolutionary America, 1760 to 1800

2004 Spring Quarter

HIST 99
Introduction to Historical Practice

2004 Spring Quarter

HIST 145A
Colonial America, 1600 to 1763

2004 Winter Quarter

HIST 197D
Undergraduate Seminar: U.S.

2004 Winter Quarter