African American Studies

College of Arts & Sciences

Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

CAS AA 207

Social definition of race and ethnicity. The adjustment of different ethnic groups and their impact upon U.S. social life. How prejudice and discrimination create class identities and how caste relations have affected patterns of integration during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Carries social science divisional credit in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2560

Summer 1 (May 24-June 30)


Toni Morrison's American Times

CAS AA 305

Examines four of the Nobel Laureate's novels, using primary and secondary materials to construct historical contexts and critical perspectives. 4 cr. Tuition: $2560

Summer 1 (May 24-June 30)


African American History

CAS AA 371

The history of African Americans from African origins to the present; societies in West and West Central Africa, slavery and freedom in colonial America, Civil War and Reconstruction, freedom and struggles in a globalizing America-Reconstruction, civil rights and beyond. 4 cr. Tuition: $2560

Summer 2 (July 5-August 10)


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