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HI 202 - U.S. History: Civil War to the Present

Fashion Institute of Technology / Community College | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
Section: OL3
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HIS 106 - History of American Life I

Buffalo State | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
Exploration and colonization: the meeting of cultures; colonial America; shaping an identity; contest for the continent; prologue to independence; independence and the new nation; framing a constitution; religious, ethnic, and cultural diversity in the new nation; Jeffersonian Republicanism; nationalism and economic expansion; the emergence of social strains; Jacksonian democracy; religion and reform; expansion and sectional crisis; American life and culture in the mid-nineteenth century; a decade of crisis; the Civil War; aftermath of war.
Section: 1603
3
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HIS 107 - History of American Life II

Buffalo State | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
The new South; reunion, readjustment, and constitutional freedoms; the West; the economic revolution; the urban society; politics in the Gilded Age; America's emergence as a world power; the Progressive Era; World War I and its aftermath; the 1920s; the New Deal; from isolationism to globalism; World War II; postwar adjustments; the Kennedy and Johnson years; resurgent Republicanism.
Section: 2111
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PSC 102 - Introduction to American Government and Politics

Buffalo State | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
Historical development of American government and politics. Conceptual studies of the key transformative phases of institutions (U.S. Constitution, federalism, Congress, the courts, the presidency), politics (political parties, interest groups, media, social movements), political economy (regulation, federal bureaucracy) and political culture (citizenship and identity, public opinion, political behavior).
Section: 1271
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PSC 102 - Introduction to American Government and Politics

Buffalo State | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
Historical development of American government and politics. Conceptual studies of the key transformative phases of institutions (U.S. Constitution, federalism, Congress, the courts, the presidency), politics (political parties, interest groups, media, social movements), political economy (regulation, federal bureaucracy) and political culture (citizenship and identity, public opinion, political behavior).
Section: 1624
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PSC 101LEC - Introduction to American Politics

Buffalo, University at / University Center | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
This course introduces students to the theory and practice of the American political system. Students will come to know the basic functioning of American political institutions and understand the ways in which they have changed over the years. At the end of the course, they will be able to relate the institutions and behavior that have been discussed to a variety of core concepts and persistent problems that arise any time humans are confronted with the prospect of taking collective action. The course will cover how parties, interest groups, public opinion, the media, campaigns, and the institution of federalism influence the political process. Finally, students will become familiar with the scientific approach to the study of politics and develop an understanding of political science as a unique discipline. This course is a controlled environment (impacted) course. Students who have previously attempted the course and received a grade other than W may repeat the course in the summer or winter session; or only in the fall or spring semester with a petition to the Dean's Office of the College of Arts and Sciences.
Section: WILK
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HIST 100 - Early American History

Delhi / Technology College | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
This course is a chronological survey of American history from early colonization through the end of the Civil War. The course examines economic, political, social and cultural institutions as they evolved during this period. Topics covered include but are not limited to: settlement of North America; interactions with Native Americans; slavery; American Revolution; founding of the Republic; Jacksonian democracy; Manifest Destiny; sectionalism; and the American Civil War. This course meets the University's General Education requirement for American history Prerequisite: None
Section: INT
3
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HIST 105 - Modern American History

Delhi / Technology College | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
This course is a chronological survey of American history from the period of Reconstruction to the present. This course examines economic, social, political and cultural institutions as they evolved throughout this period. Topics covered include but are not limited to: Reconstruction; transformation of the west; the Populist and Progressive movements; America's emergence as a global power; the New Deal; the two world wars; the Cold War; the Civil Rights and Women's rights movements. This course meets the Universities General Education requirement for American History. Prerequisite: None
Section: INT
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HIST 330 - Topics in American History: Women in American Politics

Delhi / Technology College | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
This course is designed to offer special historical topics for the upper-level student. The variety of topics will change every semester. Prerequisites: Successful completion of a lower level course in history, social science or humanities or greater than a score of 3 on the American History AP exam or a score of 85 or better on the American History regents exam and a bachelor's level student or permission of the instructor.
Section: IN1
3
credits

HIS 150 - American History to 1877

Jefferson / Community College | Fall 2019
August 26, 2019 — 
This course provides a survey of the major social, economic, political, cultural, and intellectual dynamics that have shaped the American experience through Reconstruction. It is recommended that students take this course only after completing any required noncredit coursework in reading (CLS).
Section: 1