Key Themes in American History

HISTORY 119K

Introduction to U.S. history, from founding of the nation to recent past, offered at Duke Kunshan University. Focuses on set of key themes from American history, using case study-based approach to delve more deeply into each, including: notions of freedom, democracy, and development of political institutions; race, racial ideologies, and race relations; expansion, imperialism, and international encounters; economic growth, development, and transformations; reform and progress; the military, war, and American society. Instructor: Byers

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, CZ, EI, SS

Theme (Concentration)

Law and Governance, War, Military and Society

Region

United States and Canada