HIST 372 A - America's Republic, 1780-1880
A study of political life in the U.S. during the century following the Revolution. The course covers the appearance and evolution of republican government, the Constitution, the expansion of voting rights, the rise and fall of political parties, and the relationship of all these things to the development of economic and social relationships.
Description: This course seeks to explore the history of the American Republic from its birth in the Revolutionary War through the Civil War and Reconstruction. It will explore the wars, rebellions, labor strikes, and political contests that helped shape the new nation. This class will uncover how various groups of people both within and without the nation experienced, influenced, and resisted, the first century of US history.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Undergraduate