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2015-2016 Academic Catalog 
2015-2016 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIS 295-01 - Special Topic: Native American History (1877 to Present)

4 credits (Spring)
This course examines the struggles of Native peoples in asserting indigenous sovereignty while simultaneously acknowledging their connections to the United States. Focusing on some well-known events and people, like Little Big Horn and Geronimo, and many lesser-known people and events, like Thomas Sloan and the Indian Reorganization Act, this course examines persistence and change as Native peoples in the United States grappled with issues of sovereignty and citizenship from the 1870s to the present.

Prerequisite: HIS 100  or second-year standing.
Instructor: Lacson