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GOVT 141
States and Nations

Considers the origins, nature, and limitations of the modern state. Examines how nations and nationalism emerge and interact with states. Focus on exclusionary aspects of nation-building, state-building, and citizenship and their role in the social construction of gender and racial identities.

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Martha Johnson

Open to sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Multicultural Perspectives, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Race, Gender & Power

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Last Updated: 10/12/17