HIS-356 War and American Society

War and American Society focuses on the various ways in which America has dealt with war and the changes that have taken place in American society as a result of war. The course considers the following wars: the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the Mexican War, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Persian Gulf War, the Wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the War on Terror. A major emphasis is placed on the humanities approach, addressing war and American society from historical, literary, artistic, and philosophical perspectives.

Advisory: This is an upper-level course. Students should have knowledge equivalent to an introductory history course.

Study Methods:

     Guided Study (HIS-356-GS) Oct 2014 Nov 2014 Dec 2014 Jan 2015 Feb 2015 Mar 2015
     Online Courses (HIS-356-OL) Oct 2014 Nov 2014 Dec 2014 Jan 2015 Feb 2015 Mar 2015

Semester Hours: 6

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