Beginnings of the American People

HIST201 (Liberal Arts) Beginnings of the American People 3 hrs. 3 crs. Major forces in American life from the time of colonial settlement to the end of the Civil War; emphasis on the crucial relationship between European ideas and institutions and the evolution of American society, politics, and culture; slavery and its role in dividing the Union and sowing the seeds of future discord. Preq: ENG 125. [Flexible Core: U.S. Experience in its Diversity]