Broad historical study of world civilizations and their interrelationships from the 16th century to the present. Ideas, institutions, personalities, and artistic achievements which have contributed to present-day society.
Examines major political, economic and social forces at home and abroad that shaped American life from the colonial period to the
A critical analysis of American history. Includes industrial and technological development, the changing nature of society, cultural developments, domestic politics, and America's expanded world role.
Survey of Mexican-American history in the U.S. and the Southwest from the Pre-Columbian period to the present. Emphasis on historical development of Mexican-American contributions to the United States.
Women of European, African, Native, Hispanic, and Asian backgrounds examined in U.S. 1607 to present. Emphasis on individuation, social status, family, reproduction, child care, slavery, jobs and political activism. Legal impact and theories of patriarchal oppression raised.
An examination of the major social, political, and economic developments that have shaped California history from the indigenous period to the present. Special attention is given to regional issues, minority groups, constitutional matters, and cultural change.
A study of Latin American civilization from Indian and European roots. Topics include native cultures, Spanish and Portuguese colonialism, the evolution of regional societies, independence movements, and intellectual trends. Also considers contemporary issues. Major and minor countries studied.
Survey of major aspects of civilizations of Asia including India & Pakistan. Basic social and political ideas & cultural achievements. Examines the change from traditional to modern societies.