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HSTAA 413 A: The American West in History and Film

Meeting Time: 
MW 11:30am - 12:50pm
Location: 
ART 003
SLN: 
15461
Instructor:
Professor John Findlay
John M. Findlay
Catalog Description: 
Examines emergence of American West since 1840 by looking at colonization processes; Native-white relations; economic and demographic changes; environmental issues; urbanization; western politics and the role of the state. Historians' evolving interpretations of the western past are considered alongside those in film in order to appreciate why the West has loomed so large in 20th-century American culture and identity.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Writing (W)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 24, 2018 - 2:01am
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