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HIST 184 - American Historical Geography (Wigmore): Home

Other Research Guides of Interest

Depending on your topic, you might want to look at these two additional research guides:

HIST 85:  American Environmental History

HIST 186:  California History

 

HIST 184 - American Historical Geography

This course "examines the various ways in which human activity has shaped the physical landscape from precontact North America through the present day." It also looks "at the reverse, analyzing the role that geography has played in influencing historical developments, shaping American (and California) history, and dictating the directions of growth throughout that history."

This research guide is designed to help you find resources for your article presentation and review, as well as your final research project or curriculum project.  It will help you locate and evaluate the best materials to complete your assignments, inluding secondary and primary sources, maps, and lesson plans.

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