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HIST0407

Rdgs Amer Hi: Cultures-Contact

Readings in American History: Cultures in Contact
The course will examine the dimensions of cultural contact among Native Americans, Europeans, African Americans, and Euro Americans in the eastern half of the United States, from early encounters at Roanoke, to Cherokee removal to Oklahoma. Themes of investigation include: encounter vs. invasion; Indian depopulation by men, microbes, and munitions; religious conversion; cultural persistence, change, and revitalization; slavery by and of Indians; and the changeable image of the Indian. 3 hrs. sem.
Subject:
History
Department:
History
Division:
Humanities
Requirements Fulfilled:
HIS NOR
Equivalent Courses:
HIST0412 *

Sections

Spring 2010

HIST0407A-S10 Seminar (Hart)

Fall 2007

HIST0407A-F07 Seminar (Hart)

Fall 2006

HIST0407A-F06 Seminar (Hart)

Spring 2004

HIST0407A-S04 Seminar (Hart)