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History of Civil Society in America

HIST - 100

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

This course examines the growth of values shaping American Society, with comparisons to cross-cultural case studies. It will also review the historical antecedents of modern America with special focus on the interrelationships between institutions and individuals that have shaped the idea of civil society in the United States. The course will also explore how the American experience contributes to an understanding other historical contexts.