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SSCIĀ 350. Roots of Modern Racism in America. 4 Units.

Prerequisites: junior or senior standing
(GE=D5, G1)
An interdisciplinary exploration of the roots of modern racism in America in the decades following the Civil War. The course will focus on the experiences of ethnic men and women and on the concurrent anti-Semitic, anti-Catholic and Americanization movements. The course will focus on the dynamics of these intergroup relations and their legacy for contemporary America.