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2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

HST 206 - American History since 1877

Explore how race, gender, politics, and economics shaped American history since 1877. Topics include civil rights, foreign policy, immigration, industrialization, changing visions of our nation's mission, the growth of its global influence, and shifts in the distribution of people and power. Fulfills Cultures - U.S. Diversity. Fulfills Foundations - Historical Perspectives. Offered every semester.

Credits: 3

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