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HIS 112 - 20th Century U.S. History

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 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: 10702
3
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POLSC 102 - American Government & Issues

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 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: 10721
3
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HIS 151 - American History 1877 to Present

Jefferson / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
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: 2
3
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HIS 150 - American History to 1877

Jefferson / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 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: 2
3
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HIS 111 - US History I to 1865

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course is designated as Writing Intensive. A survey of the origin of the clash between the colonies and Great Britain, the framing of the Constitution, Jacksonian Democracy and its influence on the American character, the slavery issue, the growth of industry and territorial expansion.
Section: SL1
3
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HIS 112 - US History II - Since 1865

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course is designated as Writing Intensive. A survey of the reconstruction of the nation after the Civil War, the rise of industrial and urban dominance, the struggles affecting agriculture, industry and labor, the growth of the American empire, and the increasing role of government in American life.
Section: SL1
3
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HIS 211 - History of Sport in the US

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course is designated as Writing Intensive. A survey of sport from its earliest Native American, African and European roots to the sport and games-oriented contemporary society. Professional, amateur and intercollegiate sports for men and women, and the Olympic Games movement are examined in detail.
Section: SL1
3
credits

HSM 103 - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Terrorism and Homeland Security

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
Terrorism and defending against it are not modern concepts. In fact, terrorism has its roots in America back to the Revolutionary War. This course is about understanding terrorism, counter-terrorism, violence, and how they have impacted America. Students will learn about historical examples of terrorism beginning with the Revolutionary War and extending through the post 9/11 period. Course content will include coverage of various terrorist events at home and abroad, America's governmental response, its impact to public and private sectors and individuals. Students will also learn about how past and current experiences with terrorism are defining future strategies.
Section: SL1
3
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HSM 103 - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Terrorism and Homeland Security

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
Terrorism and defending against it are not modern concepts. In fact, terrorism has its roots in America back to the Revolutionary War. This course is about understanding terrorism, counter-terrorism, violence, and how they have impacted America. Students will learn about historical examples of terrorism beginning with the Revolutionary War and extending through the post 9/11 period. Course content will include coverage of various terrorist events at home and abroad, America's governmental response, its impact to public and private sectors and individuals. Students will also learn about how past and current experiences with terrorism are defining future strategies.
Section: SL2
3
credits

POS 102 - American National Government

Monroe / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course is designated as Writing Intensive. This course is a study of the American political system, its constitutional foundation, national institutions and contemporary issues. This course examines how the legislative, executive, and judicial branches, in addition to other national institutions, interact with each other and citizens.
Section: SL1