HIST 7851 - Formation of Modern American Culture I

Overview

Course Title

Formation of Modern American Culture I

Department(s)

Description

Charts the development of American cultural values and practices from the onset of modernity through immediate post-WWII period. Equal emphasis on high and mass culture; on primary and secondary readings. Focuses on consumerism, art, propaganda, advertising, sports, film, and youth culture viewed through the lenses of race, ethnicity, class, and gender.

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