Course Schedule - Spring 14

     

SOCI 379 001 (CRN: 23039)

RACE, NATION AND DIASPORA

Long Title: CONTESTED GEOGRAPHIES
Department: Sociology
Instructor: Sharim, Yehuda
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR SEW 303 (13-JAN-2014 - 25-APR-2014) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 45
Section Enrolled: 21
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 45
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 23
Enrollment data as of: 22-NOV-2017 1:48AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Final Exam Unknown
 
Description: Examines local and globally mediated formations of ethnic and racial identities. Explores the history of racial categories and focuses on the ways transnational communities are altered through contact with "homelands." Particular attention is given to "Arab-Jewish," "Palestinian," "Black," and "Latino" diasporic communities in Israel/Palestine and the USA.