The American Civil War: The Lived Experience (AFRICAAM 256E, HISTORY 256E)

AMSTUD
256E
Section Number
1
What was it like to live in the United States during the Civil War? This course uses the lenses of racial/ethnic identity, gender, class, and geography (among others) to explore the breadth of human experience during this singular moment in American history. It illuminates the varied ways in which Americans, in the Union states and the Confederate states, struggled to move forward and to find meaning in the face of unprecedented division and destruction.
Undergraduate
Grading
Letter or Credit/No Credit
Requirements
WAY-ED, WAY-SI
Units
3-5
Academic Year
Quarter
Summer