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HIST-220 Women in America since 1850 FA4 (3) Course Level: Undergraduate

Women in America since 1850 FA4 (3) Incorporating a multidisciplinary perspective and both primary and secondary readings, this course examines change and continuity in the experience of American women from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. Focuses on social and political movements of special concern to women, including suffrage, birth control, women's liberation, and contemporary antifeminism. Usually Offered: spring.