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HIST 116
History of the American City
Fall

Historical development of the American city from its colonial origins to the development of the 20th-century megalopolis. The emergence of certain contemporary urban issues, such as immigration, patterns of residence, city planning, and suburban development, will be considered by drawing upon an interdisciplinary scholarly literature.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Marianne Sheldon

Note(s):
Offered in alternation with: HIST 117

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Human Institutions & Behavior, Historical Perspectives, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Critical Analysis, Race, Gender & Power, Written & Oral Comm II

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Last Updated: 6/23/17