United States in the Nuclear Age (HIST 471.6)

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HIST 471 01 January 2016


Examines the development of U.S. Cold War policies, with special attention paid to the decisions regarding nuclear weapons. While emphasis is on political and diplomatic history, the course also studies the social, cultural and environmental implications of these policies in the United States and beyond.


HIST 431. HIST 431 has not been offered for more than ten years as of 2012.


6 credit units of senior-level HIST of which 3 credit units must be 300-level or permission of the department.


Post-1815; North America.

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