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HIST 780 : Antebellum Reform

Prerequisites: Classified graduate status in history or consent of instructor.
Description: Seminar exploring the varieties of reform in antebellum America, ranging from utopian communes to the invention of the penitentiary, from temperance to feminism and abolitionism. Intensive reading on the origins and impact of reform, followed by original research.
Units: 3
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