HIS 6200 - History of New York City

Overview

Description
The history of the City of New York from its founding to the present. New York City's development; its history; its origin as a Dutch trading post; position in colonial culture and society; role in the American Revolution and the founding of the American Republic; growth as a great commercial, transportation, manufacturing, and banking center; citizens' attitude toward slavery and race relations; importance as the center of immigration; growth and expansion into neighboring communities; and its problems and difficulties as a modern megalopolis.Successful completion of this course satisfies one Civic Engagement interaction.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring
Academic Career
Undergraduate
Requirement Designation
Flexible Core - US Experience in its Diversity
Course Attributes
ELO - CVEG (Civic Engagement)

Credits

Minimum Units
3
Maximum Units
3
Academic Progress Units
3
Repeat For Credit
No

Components

Name
Lecture
Hours
3

Requisites

None

Course Schedule

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