HIST 1103 – Honors Survey of U.S. History

Dr. Belmonte

Spring 2002

Section 903


Class Resources


About Me


Course Syllabus Spring 2002


Lecture Outlines


Dr. Belmonte’s Guide for the Grammatically Impaired


Guide to Political Terms


A Glossary of Political Economy Terms


Book Assignments


Jon Butler, Becoming America: The Revolution before 1776


John C. Burnham, Bad Habits: Drinking, Smoking, Taking Drugs, Gambling, Sexual Misbehavior, and Swearing in American History


James McPherson, For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War


Beth Bailey, From Front Porch to Back Seat: Courtship in Twentieth-Century America


Nella Larsen, Passing

Due Tuesday, April 9th


Tim O’Brien, The Things They Carried

Due Tuesday, April 16th


Maurice Isserman and Michael Kazin, America Divided: The Civil War of the 1960s

Due Tuesday, April 23rd


Barbara Ehrenreich, Nickle and Dimed: On Not Getting     By in America

Due Thursday, May 9th