A survey of United States history that focuses on those forces that shaped the economic development of the nation from colonial times to the present. The past can be viewed from many perspectives, including political, military, social and economic. Examines American history from the perspective of the economic forces that have shaped the present. Topics include the economic aspects of the U.S. Constitution, the role of innovation and technological change, the development of financial institutions, the transportation revolution, the labor movement and the expanding role of government in the evolution of the American economy. Unscheduled. (PPDI)
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.