May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog
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SOSC 6333 - Ideas Shaping the American Character II: 1877-Present


Credits: 3

Explores the ideas–political, economic, religious, social, intellectual, and artistic–of key Americans whose writings and actions helped shape the American character from 1877 to 2000. Issues given critical analysis include westward expansion; Darwinism and pragmatism; the impact of industrialization on business, labor, and society; capitalism and socialism; populist and progressive reform movements; war and peace; prosperity and depression; and the struggle for human rights. May be applied to the following curricular field concentrations: humanities; human rights and social justice; American studies; and gender studies.



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