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HIST653 - History of American Women

 

This course is a study of the historical experience of women in America from the colonial period through modern times. Topics include the evolution of women's work, education, legal and political status, religious experience and sex roles as well as age, class, race, sexual preference and region as significant variables in women's experience.

 

Prerequisites

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Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: Cherokee Women : Gender and Culture Change, 1700-1835
ISBN: 9780803287600
Publication Info: Bison Books
Author: Perdue, Theda
Unit Cost: $19.35
Electronic ISBN: N/A
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Book Title: The World Split Open: How the Modern Women’s Movement Changed America: Revised and Updated (Hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources.)
ISBN: 9780140097191
Publication Info: Penguin Books
Author: Ruth Rosen
Unit Cost: $21.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: To Be Useful to the World: Women in Revolutionary America, 1740-1790
ISBN: 9780807856970
Publication Info: UNC Press
Author: Joan R. Gundersen
Unit Cost: $53.41
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: Century of Struggle: The Woman's Rights Movement in the United States
ISBN: 9780674106536
Publication Info: Harvard University Press
Author: Flexner and Fitzpatrick
Unit Cost: $34.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: Our Mother's War : American Women at Home and at the Front During World War II
ISBN: 9780743245166
Publication Info: Free Press
Author: Yellin, Emily
Unit Cost: $19.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A