HSTR 304

Social History of the Automobile

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HIST 317

Explores how the invention of the automobile has changed the way North Americans live and die, vacation and work. Examines the effect of the automobile on status, gender roles, environment, politics, war and foreign policy.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 304, HIST 317, HIST 318 (if taken in the same topic).

Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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