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SOC 149
Sociology of U.S. Immigration
Fall

This course examines contemporary immigration to the U.S. within a historical context. Key themes include the relationship between immigration and the economy, education, language, politics, and ethnic identity. The history of U.S. immigration policy is central to our examination of racial and ethnic discrimination and assimilation. In addition, we will compare the immigration experiences of various ethnic groups such as Europeans, Asians, Pacific Islanders, Mexicans, Central Americans, Africans, Middle Easterners, and others.
Offered every other year beginning 2019-20.

Course Credit:
3-4

Instructor(s):
Maggie Hunter

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Last Updated: 6/23/17