AMS 356 AMS 356. Main Currents of American Culture since 1865. 3 Hours.
Same as History 356K. Traces the development of American culture and society from the end of the Civil War to the present. Major themes include racial conflict, pluralism, religion, urban development and reform, modernism, government centralization, cultural radicalism, and the rebirth of conservatism. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.
Twenty-seven semester hours of coursework in American studies, including at least 15 hours of upper-division coursework. The following courses are required: