Experiencing American Communities

AMST-E 300 — Fall

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Course Description

Students gain an appreciation of the dynamic nature of American culture and institutions; get an opportunity to examine in depth how the histories of specific communities influence their present-day institutions and social, cultural and political traditions; and analyze the factorsthat influence variation among them. Includes one or more field trips to U.S. communities and cities that offer experiential learning relevant to the focus of the course.