Associate Professor History, Politics & Global Studies
A.B., Mount Holyoke College
M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Dr. McCoy teaches world civilization and specialized courses in European History. Her research focuses on the social, religious, and political history of France from the 17th to the 19th century. Other teaching and research interests include the history of European women, the cultural and intellectual history of modern Europe, and the development of nationalism and national identity.
McCoy, R. K. (2016, July). H-France Review. [Review of the book Place and locality in modern France by Philip Whalen and Patrick Young (Eds.) London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014]. H-France Review, 16, 1-7. http://h-france.net/vol16reviews/vol16no98mccoy.pdf
McCoy, R. K. (2016). Protestant and Catholic tensions after the French Revolution: The religious nature of the white terror in Languedoc, 1815. In The Proceedings of the Western Society for French History. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press.
McCoy, R. (2015, November 5-7). Protestant and Catholic tensions after the French Revolution: The religious nature of the white
terror in Languedoc, 1815. Paper presented at the Western Society for French History Conference, Chicago, Ill.