This course examines the development of what became the United States from before colonization by Europeans to the end of the Civil War. Emphasis is placed on the evolution of American domestic politics, race relations, economic and social trends, and westward expansion.

Course Notes

HIST 108 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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