HIST 204 - Global Patterns of Racism (3,0) 3 Credits
General Education Course: Global and Cultural Awareness
Prerequisite(s): ENGL 111 - English Composition I .
This interdisciplinary course draws on texts in the social sciences, history, and literature to survey the causes and manifestations of racism in diverse cultures. Examples are grouped under two models: colonial settler societies and societies that create an Internal Other. Case studies include European colonialism, slavery and post-slavery societies, caste societies, anti-Semitism, ethnic cleansing, imperialism and post-imperial genocides.
Spring 2021 Course Selections
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