Topics in United States History I (HIST-161)
A systematic introduction to U.S. history before 1877, emphasizing major topics within a chronological framework. Topics vary with each instructor, but always include Puritan and plantation colonies, formation of the United States, slavery and abolition, foreign relations and territorial expansion, the rise of mass politics, and the Civil War and Reconstruction. Not open to juniors and seniors except by permission. Fall, Spring.
Faculty: Matthew H Crocker
Start/End Date: Aug. 25, 2014 - Dec. 12, 2014
Instructional Method: Lecture-based Learning