HIU 308 Democracy, Sectionalism and Slavery in the U.S., 1825-1861

The age of the "common man" in politics, increasing sectional tensions and the prominence of the slavery issue in American life. Abolitionsim, Workingmen's agitation, women's rights, westward expansion, states' rights, the defense of slavery and the coming of the Civil War.

Credits:

3

Hours

3

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring