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HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2018
October 29, 2018 — 
The students examine the history of the United States from pre-World War I to the present; the development and impact of big business; the Progressive Era and World War II; the return to normalcy and the Depression; recovery and the New Deal; World War II and its aftermath; the Cold War, Korea, civil rights; the Kennedy administration and beyond.
Section: 80420
3
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POLSC 102 - American Government & Issues

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2018
October 29, 2018 — 
This course establishes the foundation of representative constitutional government in the context of modern political theory and details the structures and processes that underlie the functioning of the United States' political system. Emphasis is placed on the social and legal resolution of current issues that challenge democratic governance especially in the areas of civil rights and social justice and competing notions of equality and liberty.
Section: 81037
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POLSC 107 - State & Local Government

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2018
October 29, 2018 — 
This is a survey course in the structures and functions of government given to the states by the United States Constitution. Beginning with concept of Federalism, the class explores the parallel legislative, executive, judicial and administrative law operation. Special emphasis will be placed on identifying and resolving pressing infrastructure and superstructure issues of local communities with the goal of increasing popular participation in governance.
Section: 82857
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HIS 151 - American History 1877 to Present

Jefferson / Community College | Fall 2018
October 22, 2018 — 
This course provides a survey of the major social, economic, political, cultural, and intellectual dynamics that have shaped the American experience since Reconstruction. It is recommended that students take this course only after completing any required noncredit coursework in reading (CLS).
Section: 3
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HIST 105 - America in the 20th and 21st Centuries

Cayuga / Community College | Fall 2018
October 22, 2018 — 
A survey of the basic narrative of the growth and development of modern America. With sensitivity to issues of unity and diversity, the course will examine the cultural, social, economic, and political developments of America in the 20th and 21st centuries. Special emphasis will be placed on the expanded role America has played on the international stage. While the major focus of the course is on the 20th and 21st centuries century history, the course will extend into the 19th century in order to provide insight into the root of themes examined in the course of the study (historical continuity). Click here for full section info.
Section: 702
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MUS 203 - History of Rock and Roll: Blues and Beyond

Genesee / Community College | Fall 2018
October 15, 2018 — 
Section: L66
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HIS 106 - Survey of American History II

Fulton-Montgomery / Community College | Fall 2018
September 5, 2018 — 
This course examines United States history, from 1865 until the present. The emphasis is on the social, political and economic development of the country. Attention is also given to the relationship between the United States and the rest of the world. Topics studied include reconstruction, westward expansion, the industrial revolution, immigration, the great depression, and the ramifications of the Cold War.
Section: WB
3
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AC 131 - Business Law 1

Mohawk Valley / Community College | Fall 2018
September 5, 2018 — 
This basic law course investigates the application of law to societal and business relationships through a study of the concept of commercial law and its sources, the law of contracts, the law of sales, and the law of negotiable instruments. Lecture, class discussion, and case study comprise the primary methods of instruction In the effort to develop awareness of the logic and application of the law.
Section: 800
3
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HI 111 - American History 1492-1850

Mohawk Valley / Community College | Fall 2018
September 5, 2018 — 
This survey course develops a comprehensive overview of American history as well as a deeper understanding of how its geography, people, institutions, and culture interact to define the American experience. It begins with American colonization and concludes on the eve of the Civil War.
Section: 800
3
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HIS 110 - United States History I

Finger Lakes / Community College | Fall 2018
September 4, 2018 — 
This course begins the exploration of the social political intellectual and cultural development of America from 1500 to 1877 covering such topics as the first European settlements the American Revolution Age of Jefferson Westward Expansion Slavery and the Old South the Civil War and Reconstruction.
Section: U1