University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
RISE OF URBAN AMERICA 1877–1917
 

Subject: HIST

Course Number : 1322

Course Title:  RISE OF URBAN AMERICA 1877–1917

Course Description:

An in-depth study that will include the Industrial Revolution in the United States; the impact of mining, cattle, and agriculture “frontiers” on American business; the politics of the Gilded Age; immigration; the Spanish-American War and the emergence of the U.S. as a world power; the Populist Movement; and the Progressive Era.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: History/Euro-American       Non-Western  /Global 

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