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HIST 231 American History, American Film (5)

This course will examine U.S. History, society and culture since 1929 through the lens of Hollywood feature films. Topics include: the Great Depression, the Cold War at home and abroad, gender roles and the American family, and the civil rights movement. (multicultural content)

Prerequisite: ENGL/ 095 with a minimum grade of C or assessment at college-level reading and writing.