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GRAD > AMST > 603

Historical Sequence II: Modern Political, Social, and Cultural History

This course focuses on the emergence of modern American society, culture, and politics from the post-Civil War era through the Great Depression, with emphasis on the following topics: the ideologies of modernism, progressivism, and socialism, and the political, economic, and social forces that constitute modernity; innovations in politics, the arts, and the social sciences, and their relationship to new technologies and the labor practices of industrial capitalism; the labor movement's struggle for industrial democracy; the emergence of feminism and civil rights.

Offered in:

2016 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 2058 Tu 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM Thomas,Lynnell L W05-0054 More Info