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Undergraduate Course Details
Number HST 318
Title Era of the American Revolution
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII


Examines the causes and development of the American Revolution. Beginning with an analysis of the political culture of the British North American colonies and the imperial structure, it traces the strains, which emerged between the imperial center and colonial peripheries. State and federal constitution making during the ""Critical Period"" and post-revolutionary development will be considered. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for HIS343.