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History

Stephen Bohigian, PhD

Lecturer


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Office: North Gym 141F

 

Email: stephenbohigian@csufresno.edu

 

Office Phone:  559-278-2153

 

Education:

Ph.D. - University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2019)
MA - California State University, Fresno, (2014)
BA - California State University, Fresno (2010)

Fall 2021

Fall 2021 Courses
Course Days/Times
HIST 100W - Research / Writing TTH 3:30-4:45 pm
HIST/WS 101 - Women in History MWF 8:00-8:50 am
HIST/WS 101 - Women in History M 6:00-8:50 pm
HIST 179T - Race in Urban America MWF 11:00-11:50 am
HIST 187 - California History W 6:00-8:50 pm

Spring 2022

Spring 2022 Courses
Course Days/Times
HIST 100W - Research / Writing MWF 11:00-11:50 am
HIST/WS 101 - Women in History MWF 8:00-8:50 am
HIST/WS 101 - Women in History TTH 3:30-4:45 pm
HIST 179T - Race in Urban America MWF 3:00-3:50 pm

  • Policing
  • Race
  • Criminal Justice
  • Urban History
  • Surveillance

Articles and Book Chapters:

"'Not so Much Orwellian as Kafkaesque': The War on Crime, Information Sharing Systems, and the Limits of Criminal Justice Modernization and Surveillance in Los Angeles County," Journal of Urban History (July 2020)

Book Reviews:

Review of America on Fire: The Untold History of Police Violence and Black Rebellion Since the 1960s, by Elizabeth Hinton, in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Books (2021)

Review of The Punitive Turn in American Life: How the United States Learned to Fight Crime Like a War, by Michael S. Sherry, in Punishment & Society (2021)

Undergraduate:

  • U.S. History from 1877
  • Historical Research and Writing
  • Women in History
  • Race and Resistance in Modern Urban America
  • Race, Policing, and Incarceration in America
  • California History

Graduate:

  • Introduction to Graduate Research and Historiography I & II

His current project examines LAPD surveillance in Black South Central Los Angeles in the second half of the twentieth century.