About the Course

An introduction to foundational theories and concepts in Ethic Studies. Examine how social institutions have historically shaped race relations and social processes producing racial, class, and gender inequalities and stratifications. Surveys racial ethnic groups and gives particular attention to the historical presence and contributions of African Americans, Asian Pacific Islanders, Chicanas/as, Latinas/os, and Native Americans in the U.S. Utilize interdisciplinary perspectives from the social sciences and humanities, and analyze concepts, research methods, and theories pertaining to the study of culture, economics, history, politics and society. Examine the historical development of diverse cultures, and the role those cultures play in shaping core institutions and practices of individuals and societies. Have in-depth discussions about  principles, methods, value systems, and ethics of social issues confronting local and global communities.

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