University of Colorado Boulder

Baseball and Americanism

This course is part of American History Through Baseball Specialization

Taught in English

Tom Zeiler

Instructor: Tom Zeiler

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

Recommended experience

9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • Gauge the role of nationalism in American history.

  • Survey institutions, such as the U.S. presidency, in shaping baseball.

  • Investigate how American identity is tied to baseball.

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Assessments

44 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

Recommended experience

9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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There are 4 modules in this course

In this module we will cover topics surrounding the Civil War, reconstruction, the Indian Wars, and the Spalding Tour.

What's included

7 videos8 quizzes1 discussion prompt

In this module we will cover topics surrounding baseball and the early American empire, leading up to WWI.

What's included

13 videos13 quizzes

In this module we will cover topics surrounding the 1920s, the Great Depression, and the New Deal.

What's included

9 videos1 reading10 quizzes

In this final module we will cover topics surrounding baseball and WWII, a post war world, and the Korean war.

What's included

13 videos13 quizzes

Instructor

Tom Zeiler
University of Colorado Boulder
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