History
 

U.S. Religious History Since 1860

U.S. Religious History Since 1860
Examines religious people, institutions, beliefs, and practices in U.S. history since the Civil War.
HIST
380
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 Taught 
 ProgramsContaining HIST 380
Course Outcomes: 

Historical knowlege of major U.S. religious groups

Identify the historical origins, beliefs, and practices of major religious groups in the modern US.

Historical knowledge of major events in American religious history

Identify major events, trends, and transformations in the history of american religion in the post-1860 period.

Analysis of primary sources

Critically examine historical documents related to the history of American religion.

Analysis of the historiography of American religious history

Offer informed perspectives on the ways scholars have understood the history of modern American religion.