43.357 American Civil War in Memory

American Civil War in Memory

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 5301
Status Active

Students analyze how Americans have remembered the American Civil War in the years after the war ended in 1865. By looking at novels, memoir films, National Park Service Battlefields, and monuments, students discover how remembrances are influenced by views of race, gender, patriotism, regionalism, and economic forces.