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United States History I (HIST 1110)

Term: 2020-21 Academic Year Spring Intersession


Joshua W. Jeffery
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I am a historian of the United States, specializing in religion, the environment, and the American West during the "Long 19th Century" (1789-1920).


The primary objective of this course is to serve as an introduction to the history of the United States from the pre-colonial period to the immediate aftermath of the Civil War. The elements of this course are designed to inform students on the major events and trends that are essential in the understanding of the development of the United States within the context of world societies. Prerequisite: C or better in ENGL-098 or permission of the instructor. Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer, Online.