Colonial North America

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

History

Course Number: 
141
Institution: 
Amherst College

[USP] A survey of early American history from the late 1500s to the mid-1700s. The course begins by looking at Native American peoples and their initial contacts with European explorers and settlers. It examines comparatively the establishment of selected colonies and their settlement by diverse European peoples and enslaved Africans. The last half of the course focuses on the social, economic, political, and cultural conditions influencing the rise of the British colonies. Three class meetings per week.

Spring semester. Professor K. Sweeney.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
HIST-141-01-1213S

Course Sections

Colonial North America
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Kevin Sweeney

kmsweeney@amherst.edu

MWF 01:00PM-01:50PM

CHAP 203