University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
RACIAL AND ETHNIC GROUPS
 

Subject: SOC

Course Number : 0207

Course Title:  RACIAL AND ETHNIC GROUPS

Course Description:

This course examines the relationships between ethnic groups in America. It explores the process and theories of migration, immigration, assimilation, and mobility; analyzes prejudice, discrimination, and intergroup conflict; and focuses on social movements and social change. Special emphasis is on relationships between social class and race as well as ethnicity. Although the perspective is historical, contemporary data is used to explore the question of the persisting impact of ethnicity.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: GE: Behavioral Sciences       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  SOC 0101

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