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HIST 105 - Modern American History

Delhi / Technology College | Summer 2019
July 1, 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.
Section: INT
3
credits

HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
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: 5182
3
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POLSC 102 - American Government & Issues

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
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: 5195
3
credits

POLSC 107 - State & Local Government

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
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: 5566
3
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AAFS 213 - History of the Civil Rights Movement

Albany / University Center | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
This course is designed to introduce the student to the historical development and maturation of the movement for civil rights in the United States. It will examine the development of resistance movements and the philosophies of those involved within the movements during the antebellum, post Civil War and contemporary times.
Section: 1977
3
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AAFS 219 - Introduction to African/African-American History

Albany / University Center | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
Survey of the cultural and historical background of African-Americans from their African heritage to their present role in American society.
Section: 1978
4
credits

AHIS 318 - History of the American City Since 1860

Albany / University Center | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
Chronological and topical survey of the American urban scene, with emphasis on the causes and consequences of urban growth, the similarities and differences among various cities, and the attempts to fulfill the needs of an urban environment. This session examines the urban scene from the late 19th century to the present.
Section: 1483
3
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RPOS 101 - American Politics

Albany / University Center | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
Introduction to the study of politics, focusing on American national government. Includes some discussion of theoretical questions (such as authority, representation and consent) and some illustrative examples from the area of comparative and international politics.
Section: 1670
3
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HIST 2153 - Survey of American History II

Alfred State / Technology College | Summer 2019
June 24, 2019 — 
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Section: A01
3
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HIS 101 - United States Civilization to 1877

Plattsburgh / University College | Summer 2019
June 10, 2019 — 
Development of the American civilization we know today. Political, economic, social and cultural life of the American people from the first European settlements through Reconstruction.
Section: WB1