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HIS 273 - Ethnic and Racial History of the United States

New Core: Fulfills 3 credits in Area of Knowledge II. Satisfies 3 credits toward NYC Studies minor. Not open to students who have taken HIS 113B.

Course Description: This course traces the history and culture of American ethnic and racial minorities from the colonial era to the present. Using historical texts, essays, memoirs and novels, it explores the interplay of race, ethnicity, class and gender in shaping America’s politics, economy, social structure, and the lives, conflicts, values and experiences of individual Americans.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial

History Department

Course Attributes:
Area of Knowledge II, Inquiry and Exploration

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: