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HIST555 - The United States in the 20th Century

Course Details

Course Code: HIST555 Course ID: 3511 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course examines the changes in American society at the end of the 19th century as it confronted the issues of industrialization, immigration, and urbanization. It explores the open conflict between the advocates of isolationism and collective security and studies the impact of World War I. It also studies the changing values of the 1920s, the stock market crash of 1929, the Great Depression, and the cultural, social, political, military, and economic growth of the United States from World War II to the present.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
05/27/19 - 11/01/19 11/04/19 - 12/29/19 Fall 2019 Session I 8 Week session
06/24/19 - 11/29/19 12/02/19 - 01/26/20 Fall 2019 Session D 8 Week session
07/29/19 - 01/03/20 01/06/20 - 03/01/20 Winter 2020 Session B 8 Week session
08/26/19 - 01/31/20 02/03/20 - 03/29/20 Winter 2020 Session I 8 Week session
09/30/19 - 02/28/20 03/02/20 - 04/26/20 Winter 2020 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Book Title:Restless Giant : The United States from Watergate to Bush v. Gore (Ebook available through the APUS Online Library)
ISBN:9780195305227
Publication Info:Oxford University Press
Author:Patterson, James T.
Unit Cost:$26.35
Book Title:Liberalism and Its Challengers : From FDR to Bush, 2nd Ed
ISBN:9780195070309
Publication Info:Oxford University Press
Author:Hamby, Alonzo L.
Unit Cost:$74.35

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.