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HIST 249 America and the Rise to Globalism (5)

This course will survey the United States' rise to world power from 1898 to the present, with particular attention given to the causes and consequences of increased U.S. participation in world affairs, America's initial reluctance and ultimate acceptance of the responsibility of world leadership.

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