Course Description
Minority Studies
(3-3-0) This course studies minority-majority
group relations, addressing their historical,
cultural, social, economic, and institutional
development in the United States. Both
sociological and social psychological levels of
analysis will be employed to discuss issues
including experiences of minority groups within
the context of their cultural heritage and
tradition, as well as that of the dominant
culture. Core concepts to be examined include (but
are not limited to) social inequality,
dominance/subordination, prejudice, and
discrimination. Particular minority groups
discussed may include those based on poverty,
race/ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age,
disability, or religion.

Semester hours:3
Lecture hours: 
Lab hours: 
Petition required:N
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:N
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