May 18, 2024  
2022-2023 University Bulletin 
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HIST 367 - The American West

3 Credit Hours
This course is an in-depth analysis of the American frontier as shared and contested space. Readings and discussion will address the meaning of contact between European-Americans, Native Americans, and African-Americans on the frontier, the changes to the landscape and environment, the “internal empire” of the American West in natural resources, and the myths of the American West including the place of the West in American identity. This course may be applied to the United States history concentration.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 101  

This course will satisfy the core area requirement in history.

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