HIST 4435 - From the Cold War to the Counterculture: U.S. History 1945-73 Course uri icon

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  • Analyzes high politics, grassroots movements, and cultural change in the years of unprecedented economic prosperity and rapid change after WWII. Explores the foreign and domestic politics of the Cold War; labor unionism; the Vietnam War; the Civil Rights, antiwar, and women's rights movements; and technocultural changes like the rise of television and the growing dominance of the automobile. Recommended prerequisite: HIST 1025.

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