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History 202. America: The New Nation, 1776-1836

Considers the process by which Americans created a new nation and forged a national identity from the period of the Revolution through the Jacksonian era. Topics include: the course of American political growth; the experiences of Native Americans, African Americans and women in the new republic; the beginnings of northern industry; and the flourishing of reform movements.