HIS*337*10 Description


The New Deal & World War II


A study encompassing a period dominated by the presidential leadership of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Emphasis is placed on the crisis and challenge of the Great Depression, the interlude of Herbert Hoover's administration, the themes and occasional contradictions of the New Deal, the struggles for the redefinition of American society, and the challenge of totalitarian aggression in World War II. Prerequisite: One year in introductory sequence in history required. Must have taken/be taking HIS 101,102 or 103,104 or 201,202