HIST 483 - The Progressive Era and the “New Era” Twenties (1901-1929)
Consideration will be given to the cultural and economic crisis of the 1890s, the progressive impulse, varieties of progressive reform, progressive foreign policy and World War I, postwar adjustment problems and select social phenomena of the Twenties. The course will conclude with study of Herbert Hoover’s economic and political vision. Prerequisite: HIST 151 - United States History Since 1865 or instructor’s permission. Grade only.