History of the USA

Manuscript Master Evan –  is going to major in: three themes in  History of the USA.

One) The Era of Revolution.

Foundation of Colonial Societies, Origins of Slavery, Causes of American Revolution. Subsequent debate over: the nature of the new government; which, culminated in the adoption –  of the American Constitution, in 1787.

 

Two) Division and Reunion

American Civil War. Reasons why it occurred and problems which it left. The Institution of Slavery and the theme of Immigration.

 

Three) The Industrial State

Responses of Americans to problems of twentieth-century America.

A) Economic collapse and social dislocation between 1929-1939.

B) Racial Inequality and the drive to end it; with, an emphasis on the period after 1954;

namely, The Civil Rights Movement.

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