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STORIA E ISTITUZIONI DELLE AMERICHE

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American History and Institutions

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Anno accademico 2022/2023

Codice attività didattica
LIN0619
Docente
Maurizio Valsania (Titolare del corso)
Corso di studio
LINGUE E LETTERATURE MODERNE (Triennale)
Anno
1° anno
Periodo
Primo semestre
Tipologia
Di base
Crediti/Valenza
9
SSD attività didattica
SPS/05 - storia e istituzioni delle americhe
Erogazione
A distanza
Lingua
Inglese
Frequenza
Facoltativa
Tipologia esame
Scritto
Prerequisiti
Students are expected to be proficient in English.
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Sommario insegnamento

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Obiettivi formativi

 

The goal is to help students understand the pivotal moments of the history of the United States of America.

                           

 

The goal is to help students understand the pivotal moments of the history of the United States of America.

 

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Risultati dell'apprendimento attesi

 

Students will master the basic notions of the political, cultural, and intellectual life of the United States of America.

                           

 

Students will master the basic notions of the political, cultural, and intellectual life of the United States of America.

 

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Programma

 

The course analyzes the institutional outline and the intellectual background of the United States of America. Students will be involved in a discussion of key concepts, such as "Republic," "nation" and "nationhood," "pursuit of happiness," "freedom," and "democracy." Particular attention will be devoted to the national social setting, including the North-South divide, and the problems of chattel slavery and systemic racism.

                           

 

The course analyzes the institutional outline and the intellectual background of the United States of America. Students will be involved in a discussion of key concepts, such as "Republic," "nation" and "nationhood," "pursuit of happiness," "freedom," and "democracy." Particular attention will be devoted to the national social setting, including the North-South divide, and the problems of chattel slavery and systemic racism.

 

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Modalità di insegnamento

Classes will take place online. At the beginning of the course, students may choose one topic from a list that the teacher will provide, and they will make a Powerpoint presentation.

                           

 

Classes will take place online. At the beginning of the course, students may choose one topic from a list that the teacher will provide, and they will make a Powerpoint presentation.

 

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Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

 

Students must take a final written exam.

                           

 

Students must take a final written exam.

 

Testi consigliati e bibliografia



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Libro
Titolo:  
American History: A Very Short Introduction
Anno pubblicazione:  
2012
Editore:  
Oxford University Press
Autore:  
Paul S. Boyer
Obbligatorio:  
Si
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Note

Students who have attended at least 70% of classes and who have made a Powerpoint presentation will take a final written exam consisting of one (open) question from Boyer's "American History"; students who did not attend will answer two questions.

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