2019-2020 Catalog 
    
    Oct 17, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog

HIST 378 - The Ascendence of Modern America, 1960-2008


The course examines the major political, social, cultural, diplomatic, and economic developments of the period, with special emphasis on the Cold War, the Vietnam War, the social movements (minorities, women, and youth), and the political shifts (such as the conservative revival). Advanced knowledge of U.S. history is not required or expected. (Group I)