UT Dallas 2021 Undergraduate Catalog

HIST3341 - US South since the Civil War

HIST 3341 US South since the Civil War (3 semester credit hours) This course explores the history of the US South from 1865 to the present. It focuses on Reconstruction, segregation, agrarian and industrial development, civil rights, gender, politics, and culture. Beyond content, students will learn to evaluate secondary sources as historians, thereby developing useful analytical and writing skills. Prerequisite: Completion of a 060 core course. (3-0) R