The United States since 1890
University of Stirling
Area of Study
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits5
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units7
Hours & Credits
OverviewThe module considers some of the main trends and developments in United States history during the twentiethcentury by looking in-depth at the three themes: The Great Depression and the New Deal; The United States andthe Cold War; U.S. political history since the 1950s. Emphasis is placed on political and social history. Studentswill study, for example, the distribution of political power and wealth, ideology and social attitudes, gender andethnicity.
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