HIST 789 - The United States Since 1945

Overview

Course Title

The United States Since 1945

Department(s)

Description

Examines major developments in the history of the U. S. from the end of World War II to the present. Major themes include the dynamics of economic growth and stagnation, the politics of liberalism and conservatism, the struggles for political and social equality by African Americans and other groups, cultural change, the Cold War, the War in Vietnam, and the militarization of American foreign policy.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule