History | Origins of Modern American
A313 | 2645 | Thelen

TR 2:30P-3:45P  SE105

A portion of the above section reserved for majors

Social, economic, cultural, and political ways in which Americans
accommodated and resisted changes introduced by large-scale
industrialization.  Populism and progressivism receive special attention.

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.