History 338 (921) American Modernity: The United States, 1890-1945

Instructor(s)

Term

summer term 1

Course Level

Undergraduate

Credits

3

Description

Emergence of the U.S. as an imperial power and domestic underpinnings of that power: industrialization and Progressive response; the colour line and fight against Jim Crow; the Great Depression and New Deal. Attention to gender and mass culture.