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Race, Class, and Ethnicity in the Modern World

SOC 1270 S01 [CRN: 25260]

Applies sociological analysis to understand present and historical cases of ethnic and race relations and conflicts. Topics addressed are the social construction of race and ethnicity; historical processes of racialization; ethnic conflict and the nation state; and the linkages between race, class, and social mobility. Focuses on racial and ethnic relations in the U.S., but also has a strong international comparative component.
Course Syllabus
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Term
Spring 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
999
Primary Instructor
Meetings
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm Mon, Wed, Fri - from Jan 22, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Exam Group Code
07 (May 13, 2014 2:00pm)