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Graduate Course Details
Number HST 820
Title U.s. Women's History, 1776-Present: An Introduction
Credits 3.0


Combining mini-lectures with intensive readings and discussion, this course surveys women's historical experience in the United States from the American Revolution to the present. It is intended to introduce students to the methodology of women's history, in addition to exploring the often hidden and forgotten dimensions of the American past. This course presents women's history as an integral part of United States history and as a unique subject of historical investigation. Not open to students who have received credits for HIS 812.