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This collection contains the Affordable Learning Solution for the Southern University System (AL$4SUS) list of peer-reviewed textbooks for United States History from 1865 (common course-id HIST 140), one of the top 50 college courses identified for inclusion in the Southern University Online Library for Education (SUOLforEd).  

See LA Master Course Matrix  

http://www.regents.la.gov/page/master-course-articulation-matrix

General Course Description: HIST 140

Historical survey of the United States from the end of the Civil War to the present.

Minimum units: 3.0

Date Added to MERLOT: August 03, 2016
Created by: SUOL4ed subr
License: Creative Commons License
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Pedagogical Approach:

Course Content:

  • Reconstruction.
  • Expansion, immigration, industrialization, and urbanization.
  • Reform: Populism, Progressivism and others.
  • Imperialist expansion and emergence of the United States as a world power.
  • World War I
  • 1920s
  • The Great Depression and the New Deal
  • World War II
  • The Cold War
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • Vietnam War era
  • The Conservative Turn
  • Globalization
  • Twenty first century and global change
Outcomes:

At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to interpret primary and secondary sources and to compose an argument which uses them, as appropriate, for support.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of U.S. History through multiple analytical categories such as race, class, gender and ethnicity.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of America’s growth in a global context.
  • Explain the major economic, technological and scientific developments and their historical significance.
  • Analyze major political trends, attitudes, conflicts and events—including both mainstream and reform efforts—and explain their historical significance.
  • Explain the major social and cultural developments, their causes and effects, and their historical significance.
  • Analyze the relevancy of history in today’s world.
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