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Alcohol and American History


Alcohol as a window into various aspects of the American past from the first European settlements to the present. Topics include colonial drinking, public discourse in taverns, class conflict over alcohol, the urban saloon, temperance and feminism, the politics of Prohibition, and alcohol and gender in the twentieth century. Prerequisite: 24 credits in ISP, including ITW 101 and QL. (MPC GRC IB)