HIS-356 War and American Society
War and American Society focuses on the various ways in which America has dealt with war and the changes that have taken place in American society as a result of war. The course considers the following wars: the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the Mexican War, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Persian Gulf War, the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the War on Terror. A major emphasis is placed on the humanities approach, addressing war and American society from historical, literary, artistic, and philosophical perspectives.
Advisory: This is an upper-level course. Students should have knowledge equivalent to an introductory history course.
- Guided Study (HIS-356-GS):
- Sep 2017, Oct 2017, Nov 2017, Dec 2017, Jan 2018
- Online Courses (HIS-356-OL):
- Sep 2017, Oct 2017, Nov 2017, Dec 2017, Jan 2018, Feb 2018, Mar 2018
Semester Hours: 6
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