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Connie C. So
AAS 101
Seattle Campus

Introduction to Asian American Cultures

Asian-American subcultures; evolution of Asian-American cultures in the United States from 1850 to 1950 - immigration patterns, evolution of subcultures, evacuation, interracial relations, assimilation, and signs of social disorganization.

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History and culture of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans in the United States, from the 19th to 21st century. Emphasis will be on the emergence and evolution of Asian American and Pacific Islander American communities and organizations, particularly as they are impacted by American laws and society.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Connie C. So
Date: 04/07/2009