21H.315 American Consumer Culture


Class Info

Examines how and why 20th-century Americans came to define the "good life" through consumption, leisure, and material abundance. Explores how such things as department stores, advertising, mass-produced cars, and suburbs transformed the American economy, society, and politics.

This class has no prerequisites.

21H.315 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by C. Horan.

This class counts for a total of 3 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.

In the Spring 2014 Subject Evaluations, 21H.315 was rated 6.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Index of /afs/athena/course/21/21h.315 site or on the 21H.315 Stellar site.

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