Pursuing An American Studies Degree

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Personally, I have never been to America. Understanding the USA from an outside point of view has been perplexing, but significantly enjoyable and interesting. Everything from the founding history, politics, universal American values, as well as visual culture and political events and the controversy linked with these have all fuelled my interest and desire to study American Studies. The current and historical issues facing the States interest me greatly, and I believe an American Studies degree will help me to develop my curiosity and support me in delving deeper into the history, society, and culture of the New World. I feel that my continued study of History, throughout my education and GCSE’s as well as A Levels have given me a great foundation
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