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HIST0372A-F14

The Civil Rights Revolution

The Civil Rights Revolution
A study of the quest for a more inclusive American polity in the twentieth century. The modern civil rights movement is the central focus, but this course offers more than a survey of events from Montgomery to Memphis. It explores the pre-World War II roots of the modern black freedom struggle, the impact of the heroic phase of the civil rights movement, and the ambiguous developments since 1970. This course employs a "race relations" perspective, stressing the linkages among the experiences of African Americans, whites, and other groups. 2 hrs. lect., 1 hr. disc.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
92217

Course

HIST0372

All Sections in Fall 2014

Fall 2014

HIST0372A-F14 Lecture (Ralph)
HIST0372Y-F14 Discussion (Ralph)
HIST0372Z-F14 Discussion (Ralph)