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HIST& 214 PACIFIC NW HISTORY • 5 Cr.

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History

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Course concentrates on the region of the Pacific Northwest, but is situated within the larger history of American and world history. The course proceeds through five main periods: indigenous peoples, European discovery, colonialism, industrial development, and regional control. Emphasis is placed on understanding social (ethnicity, race, and gender) differences, economic and political organization, and cultural values of the different historical periods. ENGL& 101 strongly recommended. (E)

New description starting Spring 2019

With emphasis on the states of Washington,Oregon,and Idaho,Pacific Northwest (PNW) history proceeds through five main periods:indigenous peoples,European discovery,colonialism,industrial development,and regional control. The course emphasizes understanding social (ethnicity,race,and gender) differences,economic and political organization,and cultural values of the different historical periods. ENGL& 101 is strongly recommended. (E)