Two block course that introduces the full sweep of American History from its pre-contact, 'New World' beginnings to the recent past. Students will experience how history is made, understood, revised, and debated. Themes include cultural encounters and adaptation complexities of ethnicity and immigration; movement; the success and failures of republican ideology, capitalism, individualism and community; and the formation of American cultures. Meets the Critical Perspectives: The West in Time requirement.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Fall 2014||Block 1||The American Past||Lindsey Flewelling||Palmer Hall 216||25/15||03/02/2015|
|Spring 2015||Block 7||The American Past||Lindsey Flewelling||TBA||25/1||03/02/2015|