AMERICAN POLITICAL THOUGHT II

A survey of American political thought and practice since the Civil War focusing on how democracy and capitalism have enabled and constrained one another in the course of the development of the American polity. Surveys key thinkers, social movements, and institutional developments such as Reconstruction, Populism, Progressivism, the Labor Movement, the Women¿s movement, the New Deal, and the Civil Rights Movement. Prerequisite: instructor permission.

Credits: 
3
Program Code: 
POLS
Course Number: 
476
Academic Program(s): 
Politics and Government