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HIST 233: The United States in the Twentieth Century

Term: Spring Fall

Credits: 4

Degree Requirements: F3 F8

Major Requirement: History of United States
This course investigates major social, political, cultural, and economic changes in the twentieth century, from Progressivism through the
end of the Cold War. Major themes may include the effects of world war and economic depression on society, the United States’
changing role in the global community, the rise and fall of American liberalism, the Vietnam War as watershed, and the emergence of
cultural pluralism.

Prerequisites: none.