HIST 3430

HIST 3430

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A survey of the turning point of US. history: The Civil War (1861-1865) and its aftermath, Reconstruction (1865-1877). We will look at the causes, the coming, and the conduct, of the war, and the way in which it became a war for freedom. We will then follow the cause of freedom through the greatest slave rebellion in American history, and the attempts by formerly enslaved people to make freedom real in Reconstruction. And we will see how Reconstruction's tragic ending left questions open that are still not answered in U.S. society and politics.

When Offered Spring.

Breadth Requirement (HB)
Distribution Category (HA-AS, HST-AS, SCD-AS)
Course Subfield (HNA)

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 3430

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16890HIST 3430  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Baptist, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 16891HIST 3430  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 16892HIST 3430  DIS 202

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 16893HIST 3430  DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 16894HIST 3430  DIS 204

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Online