HIU 310 The Gilded Age and the Progressive Era, 1877-1914

Industrialization and the rise of the corporation, the importance of the transcontinential railroads, immigration, urbanization, black disenfranchisement, "Jim Crow" and the emergence of the "New South," Populism, the integration of the Far West, Progressivism and "trust busting".

Credits:

3

Hours

3

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring