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HSTA 385 - Families & Children in America. 3 Credits.

(AM) Prereq., WRIT 101 (or higher) or equivalent. Historical overview of families and children in the United States from the colonial era to the present. Topics include changing patterns of family life, the evolution of attitudes toward children and youth, the relationship between the American family and the nation-state, and debates over "family values" from the nation's founding to the present.

Gen Ed Attributes: Writing Course-Intermediate