SBS130 – History

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About SBS130 – History

This course covers American history from Reconstruction through present times with a focus on analysis and interpretation of varying historical perspectives and assumptions.

Topics Covered In Course

SBS130 Topics

  • Reconstruction, the Gilded Age, industrialization, urbanization
  • the agricultural revolution, expansion, and progressivism
  • post-war prosperity, the Great Depression, neutrality, and the events leading to WWII
  • World War II, the Cold War, affluence and its anxieties, and the push for civil rights
  • the post-Vietnam years, the rise of conservatism, the closing of the cold war, and America in the Global age


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Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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