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HIST 131J 02 (23132)  
Urban History in the United States, 1870 to the Present [Not offered]
Spring 2017 
No regular final examination
Skills WR
Areas Hu
Permission of instructor required

The history of work, leisure, consumption, and housing in American cities. Topics include immigration, formation and re-formation of ethnic communities, the segregation of cities along the lines of class and race, labor organizing, the impact of federal policy, the growth of suburbs, the War on Poverty and Reaganism, and post-Katrina New Orleans.