HST 211 Seminar in Early America (A,V)

Explores in a seminar format the dramatic history of America from Native-European first contact through the Revolution to the Civil War and Reconstruction. Students analyze struggles over land, liberty, and authority that yielded systems of power, patterns of resistance, and socio-political identities. Develops students' skills in critical reading, analysis, discussion of historical texts and debates, and writing. 3 Cr. Every Semester.