Histoire des États-Unis


The United States of America : Historical Movements and Landmarks from the Progressive Era to the Present Days

Overview of the major social, political, economic and cultural events that continue to shape the United States of America from the Progressive Era onwards.

Compétences visées

- Analyze specific events and link them to major historical trends 

- Establish a clear thesis and back it up with concrete examples 

- Explore ideas in a formal way in writing and in oral presentations



Lecture obligatoire :

Eric Foner, Give Me Liberty! An American History, W.W. Norton & Co.

(this text will be used over the course of all 3 years)