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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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HTY 330 - Robber Barons, Reformers and Radicals 1877-1914


Traces the transformation of the United States into a modern nation by exploring themes of industrialization, urbanization, immigration, politics, and imperial outreach. Particularly focuses on the contest of power between so-called “Robber Barons”, or industrial leaders, and the reformers and radicals who challenged their vision for the nation.

General Education Requirements: Western Cultural Tradition

Prerequisites: Three credits of History or permission of instructor.

Course Typically Offered: Variable

Credits: 3