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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS 365 The Emergence of Modern America, 1877-1914

This course is a continuation of the American history sequence, from the end of the Reconstruction through the Wilson era. Emphasis will be placed on the emergence of a modern state, culture, and economy. Topics to be discussed include industrialization, immigration, and urbanization; the politics of the Gilded Age and progressive era; overseas expansion; and the rise of the United States as a world power.  This course is one of the Proseminar courses that can be taken as a prerequesite for History Seminar.

3 credit hours