History | Origins of Modern America
A313 | 2965 | Thelen
A portion of the above section reserved for majors
Above section open to undergraduates only
Social, economic, cultural, and political ways in which Americans
accommodated and resisted changes introduced by large-scale
industrialization. Populism and progressivism receive special
There are five paperback novels and autobiographies as texts.
Students will write mid-term and final essays of 3-5 pages that ask
them to integrate readings and lectures.