HIST388-01A American Soldiers in American Wars: History and Memory (with Kevin Hoskins)

HIST388-01A American Soldiers in American Wars: History and Memory (with Kevin Hoskins)

This course places the experiences, perspectives, and memories of American soldiers at the center of a historical study of U.S. wars from the Civil War to modern military conflicts. After covering the basic history of each war/conflict, the course will cover various historical interpretations of their origins and causes. The course will place great emphasis on understanding the lived experiences of American soldiers through their journals, letters, diaries, memoirs, interviews, and other primary sources. Finally, the course will also look at historical memory, both through the memories of soldiers themselves and as part of the collective memory of the nation.

Credit(s):

3

Location:

Online

Day(s) and Time(s):

May 28-Jul 11
Class Number:2481_Smr2019
Your Price: $1,050.00

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3-credit Undergraduate:

Important Dates:
Registration begins: April 1, 2019
Online registration ends: 8:30am on the day of the first class meeting
Add/swap deadline: June 4 (Session 1); July 8 & 22 (Session 2)