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RPOS 101 - American Politics

Albany / University Center | Summer 2019
July 8, 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: 2305
3
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SS 121 - American History to 1865

Herkimer County / Community College | Summer 2019
July 8, 2019 — 
Section: VB
3
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HIS 1301 - US History and the Paranormal

Sullivan County / Community College | Summer 2019
July 2, 2019 — 
Students study the connection between United States History and a wide range of beliefs -- commonly referred to as paranormal -- that do not fit within accepted scientific, cultural ,or social boundaries. Students analyze how these phenomena can be understood within the context of changes in American society. Examples may include: the Salem Witch Trials and demographic changes in the Colonies; Spiritualism and gender roles in Antebellum society; sйances, scientific advances, and the industrial revolution; and UFOs, xenophobia, and the Cold War.
Section: DL
3
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HIS 1228 - US History 1860-1940

Sullivan County / Community College | Summer 2019
July 2, 2019 — 
This course provides a survey of the development of the United States from the Civil War period to 1940. Students will analyze the Civil War, post-Civil War agricultural and industrial revolutions, urbanization, immigration, the emergence of the United States as a world power, World War I, and the Great Depression.
Section: DL
3
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GOV 121 - American National Experience

Dutchess / Community College | Summer 2019
July 1, 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: 61A
3
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HIS 104 - History Of United States II

Dutchess / Community College | Summer 2019
July 1, 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: 62A
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
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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