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History 81- A History of Working People in the U.S. I (3 units)

This course studies the history of American labor from the colonial era through Reconstruction. Colonial development, revolution, the early republic, and ante-bellum period, the Civil War and Reconstruction are viewed through the eyes of America’s multicultural working people. Emphasis is also placed upon the defining role of the American Constitution and its impact upon labor.

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