Hp210 U.S. History Since 1945 4 credits
Through this introductory survey, students investigate U.S. history since 1945. The first section of this class will encompass the immediate postwar period. Topics for discussion will include the ramifications of World War II, early Cold War and Korean Conflict. The second section will focus on the late Cold War years and American society since the fall of the Soviet Union. Topics addressed will include the Civil Rights movement, Vietnam and end of the Cold War.