Turning points in American history (Az újkori Amerika történelmének fordulópontjai) in spring 2019
Frank Tibor, Mon 10:00–11:30, R356, host: DAS (R306)
5-credit lecture, 30 h/term; strong prereq: AMED17-312|AMED17-313|AMED17-322
description & set texts
This seminar is an overview of U.S. history with particular reference to social and cultural change and the major turning points of American history. It is based on primary sources, documents and other basic texts. The coursebook to use is Tibor Frank and Tamás Magyarics, Handouts for U.S History. A Study Guide and Workbook, 3rd ed. (Budapest: Antall József Tudásközpont, 2018).
requirements & assessment
Requirements Mandatory attendance and active participation, oral presentation, research paper of cca 30,000 characters Grading Attendance and participation 25%, presentation 25%, paper 50%