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Course Info for SOCL - 214 - 01, Fall 2021
Class number: 2433 Title: Racism Department: Sociology
Career: Undergraduate Component: Lecture Session: Regular
Instructor's Permission Required: No Grading Basis: Regular Units: 1.00
Enrollment limited to 24 Current enrollment: 20 Available seats: 4
Start date: Wednesday, September 8, 2021 End date: Wednesday, December 22, 2021 Mode of Instruction: In Person
Schedule: TR: 9:25AM-10:40AM, SH - S204 Instructor(s): Williams, Johnny
Prerequisite(s): Prerequisite: C- or better in Sociology 101
Distribution Requirement: Meets Social Sciences Requirement
Course Description:
A cross-national comparison of racial and ethnic differences as sources of conflict and inequality within and between societies. We will also consider the role of race and ethnicity as a basis for group and national solidarity. Topics will include the persistence of ethnic and racial loyalties in regard to language, marital choice, and politics; a comparison of social mobility patterns among various ethnic and racial groups; ethnicity and race as reactionary or revolutionary ideologies; and the issues and facts regarding assimilation and pluralism in different societies.