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HISTORY

HIST-652
The Era of the New Republic, 1789-1850 (3)

Course Level: Graduate

The new republic's political consolidation during its first critical decades; its physical, economic, and political transformation by continental expansion; the transportation and industrial revolutions and the creation of a mass democracy; and the first confrontations over slavery in 1832-1833 and 1848-1850. Meets with HIST-452. Usually offered alternate years.