US Since 1945

Fall 2015 | Juniata College

Description

This course will deepen your knowledge of United States history since 1945. It does not attempt to offer an exhaustive examination of the period, but instead deepens your knowledge of some central events, major themes, and key personalities that have shaped our country over the past seventy years. These themes include the Cold War, the internal and external impact of war, the civil rights movement, the new role of women in society, suburbanization, the growth of a consumer society, popular culture and the impact of the presidency upon U.S. policies.

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