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W A Douglas Jackson
SISCA 490
Seattle Campus

Special Topics

Content varies.

Class description

Canadian Culture:

"Giving Face to Diversity: Canada's Native Landscape in Transition" will be a sweeping series of lectures and discussions on the revival of Native cultures. Among the issues to be covered will be Native land claims, social and environmental issues, and even the launching of a new territory, Nunavut, which will take place during the quarter. It will be offered in collaboration with WWU and some classes will be teleconferenced.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

A willingness to read and to discuss issues relevant to the class period.

No special background is required.

Class assignments and grading

Assigned readings and access, if possible to Canadian items on the Internet.

Evaluations are based entirely on attendance and participation. A short summary paper is required.


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.
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Last Update by Marion Cook
Date: 02/04/1999