Sketches the ethnoracial systems operating in American society. Studies these systems as systems and examines their institutional and interpersonal dynamics. Compares ethnoracial systems in order to arrive at empirical generalizations about race/ethnorelations in the Americas. Offered: jointly with SOC 461.
Please see below about readings and course expectations.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Class assignments and grading
A course reader will be required for purchase. Additional readings will be sent via email, posted in library reserves or via catalyst (collect-it tool). Books required books for purchase will be posted later this summer.
Your overall course grade will draw from some or all of the following: two exams, two short papers, weekly reading responses, and a final paper.