The American West Since 1900
History College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Pivotal developments in the twentieth-century West, including urbanization, Sun Belt migration, political protest, labor history, Native American history, immigration, water policy, tourism, military-industrial complex, Hollywood.
Winter Even Years
Historical Knowledge of the American West since 1900
Students will be able to explain and interpret major developments and historical terms in the history of the American West since 1900.
Students will be able to skillfully and honestly evaluate historical arguments in secondary sources.
Students will be able to interpret primary documents and use evidence from those documents to support historical assertions and interpretive generalizations.