Mar 23, 2018  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HIST 1200 - American History Since 1865

Hours: 4
This course will explore and analyze American history since 1865 with an emphasis on the often intense battles that Americans fought over what constituted “the good society.” Topics covered include the Second Industrial Revolution, U.S. imperialism, the two world wars, and the post-World War II “rights revolution.” The course will also examine how race, class, gender, and sexuality have shaped the modern United States.