History | American History II
H106 | 0388 | Taysom
Above section open to undergraduates only
This course is designed as an introduction to the history of the
United States from the Civil War to the present. No background in
United States history is required for enrollment. We will study post
Civil War America, corporate capitalism, the rise of the consumer
culture, the uneasy status of religion in a secular culture, cultural
radicalism and feminism, wars, and the uneasy spirit of the 1960s.
The text for the course is: "Nation of Nations", vol. 2. by James
West Davidson, et al. You will be evaluated on your attendance, your
performance on exams, and writing assignments.