Course Details

050:303:90 - The Decade in the American Culture: 1980s

  • Course ID: 050:303:90
  • Credits: 3
  • Instructor Name: Moomjy

This class explores the culture and society of 1980s America, and takes popular culture as a special focus—looking at the period through mainstream movies, popular literature, as well as pop songs, music videos, and broad political movements. We also consider intellectual trends of the time as well and how those political, economic, and cultural trends influence and impact American society today.