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Sociology
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SOC 129
Race and Ethnic Relations in the U.S.
Fall

A holistic approach to race and ethnic relations in the U.S., emphasizing macro-sociological issues of race and ethnic group assimilation and discrimination. Examines the creation and maintenance of institutional racism and its relationship to other forms of social inequality, such as gender and class. Special attention is given to the federal system of government and other major societal institutions as they influence processes of elite and subordinate group formation and maintenance in American life.

Course Credit:
3

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Staff

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Historical Perspectives, Multicultural Perspectives,

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Last Updated: 6/23/17