• Spring 2016 : African American Studies 28AC Globalization and Minority American Communities

    • Tu/Th 1230-2PM
    • Small, S
    • 186 Barrows
    • 3

    An examination of the movement of individuals, ideas, ideologies, and institutions between minority American communities in the U.S. (African Americans, Asians, Chicanos) and their cultures of origin, in the 19th and 20th centuries. The course will utilize the concepts of "migration," "diaspora," "otherness," "multiculturalism," and "global village" and will draw largely on social science perspectives.