HISTORY 461 - The American Revolution
Section: 001
Term: WN 2014
Subject: History (HISTORY)
Department: LSA History
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
70
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
Primary Instructor:

An intensive course on the background to the Revolution, its progress, and the changes it wrought in American life. Emphasis on America's mid-18th-century socioeconomic transformation, Britain's reorganization of her empire in the 1760s and 1770s, colonial opposition, and the emergence of a uniquely American ideology. Subsequent topics include the progress and dislocations of the military conflict, the attempt at confederation, and the culmination of the Revolutionary movement in the iteration and early development of the Constitution and Bill of Rights.

HISTORY 461 - The American Revolution
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
29283
Open
52
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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ISBN: 9780226923420
The birth of the Republic, 1763-89, Author: Edmund S. Morgan ; with a new foreword by Joseph J. Ellis., Publisher: University of Chicago Press Fourth edi
Optional
ISBN: 9780393308259
From resistance to revolution : colonial radicals and the development of American opposition to Britain, 1765-1776, Author: by Pauline Maier., Publisher: W.W. Norton [Paperback 1991
Required
ISBN: 9780807847237
The creation of the American Republic : 1776-1787, Author: by Gordon S. Wood., Publisher: Univ. of North Carolina Press 1998
Required
ISBN: 9780140087444
The Origins of the American Constitution : a documentary history, Author: edited with an introduction by Michael Kammen., Publisher: Penguin Repr. 1986
Required
ISBN: 9780300000795
The framing of the Constitution of the United States, Author: by Max Farrand., Publisher: Yale University Press 28. print. 1978
Required
ISBN: 9780674443020
The ideological origins of the American Revolution, Author: Bernard Bailyn., Publisher: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press Enl. ed. 1992
Required
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