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GOV 121 - American National Experience

Dutchess / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
A course dealing with the philosophy, structure, functions and processes of our national government. Topics include the methods of political and historical analysis, the machinery of government, the political process and political behavior. Historical events and personalities in American politics will be used to illustrate the issues and processes of American government. The course will fulfill the History, Government, Economics requirement for Liberal Arts and Humanities majors and may be designated as either a GOV or a HIS course depending on the needs of the student for transfer.
Section: 62A
3
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HIS 104 - History Of The United States II

Dutchess / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
The study of American political, social and intellectual development from 1865 to the present. Topics covered are Reconstruction, the industrial and transportation revolution, the labor movement, the crisis in agriculture, expansion and the new Manifest Destiny, the Progressive Movement, the Twenties, the Great War, the Great Depression and New Deal, the Second World War, the Cold War, the Civil Rights Movement, the Vietnam War and the Protest Movements of the 1960s, and the Consolidation and Conservative Resurgence of the 1970s and 1980s. HIS 103 and 104 may be taken separately.
Section: 61A
3
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HIS 110 - U.S. History Colonial to 1800

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This course provides an in-depth analysis of transition in American history from colonial beginnings to an independent national state. It explores clashes or interests, sectional differences, and power conflicts as a new democratic system emerged. Emphasis is placed on changes in local institutions and on cultural and class diversity.
Section: 5151
3
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HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5152
3
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POLSC 102 - American Government & Issues

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5169
3
credits

POLSC 107 - State & Local Government

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5564
3
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HIS 152 - U.S. History II

North Country / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
Industrialization and America’s emergence as a major world power are focal points in the study of modern America from the Civil War to the present.
Section: Z
3
credits

HIS 104 - American History II

Ulster County / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This survey course traces the development of American civilization from the post-Civil War era through the present.
Section: S20
3
credits

EST 201 - American History: Reconstruction to Present

Environmental Science and Forestry (Syracuse) / University Center | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
History of changes occurring in America post 1865 including land use, government, economic and international relations.
Section: 1
3
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SS 121 - American History to 1865

Herkimer County / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
Section: VA