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HIST 3442 Twentieth-Century America: 1945-present

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 41.7.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

This information is in effect as of academic year 2023. The current course information can be found in bulletins at http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/web/nav/academics/bulletins.php

3 hours; 3 credits

McCarthyism and the culture of the Cold War; the emergence of the civil rights movement; liberalism and the dilemmas of the 1960s; Lyndon Johnson and the Great Society; the United States in Vietnam; 1968 and the collapse of the New Deal coalition; Richard Nixon and Watergate; environmentalism, feminism, and new social movements; the revitalization of American conservatism; the intersection of law and politics; 9/11 and its impacts; the Obama and Trump presidencies.



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