• HIST-4033 American Women's History

    An historical study of women in America from the colonial period to the present, focusing on women-s experiences as wage earners, political activists, social reformers, and homemakers. Key topics include the Salem Witch Trials, women in the Revolution, frontier women, the suffrage movement, Victorian sexuality, progressive reforms, the modern feminist movement, the concept of gender, and women in sports. This course is normally offered in the spring semester of even numbered years.