Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2019 - 2020 
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Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2019 - 2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 424 - Causes of the American Revolution

Credits 1
The American Revolution was a new, shocking and unlikely event in the world of the late 1700s. This course examines the background causes of the American Revolution to determine how the colonies moved from loyal subjects of the world's greatest military power to an independent nation against huge odds. The emphasis is on the ideas and personalities that brought about the revolution and the foundation that was laid for the development of the American nation. Students are asked to write a summary essay reflecting on their changed perceptions of the American Revolution as a result of this course.
Degree completion only. May not be audited.