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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
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HIST 326. How Cars Changed Everything

Credits 3.00 PeopleSoft Course ID 011036

This course uses the automobile as a window into 20th century American life. It examines the influence of automobility on patterns of work and leisure; on struggles over gender, race and ethnicity; on individualism, consumerism and government regulation. It also surveys mass automobility’s effects on our physical and natural environments and looks at future prospects of automobility in the information age.