2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
    Oct 05, 2022  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 048 - Baseball and American Society


This course will use the story of baseball to illuminate key themes and issues in U.S. history. These include urbanization; mass media, transportation, and culture; immigration and assimilation; race and civil rights legal issues; labor struggles; and globalization. This course will emphasize critical analysis, especially how to interpret sources, from written texts to photographs, films, cartoons, and music, and will include several field trips. HIST 048 carries an HP designation.

Program of Liberal Studies (PLS) Designation: HP

Anticipated Terms Offered: Offered periodically