2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

AINTD 5009 Cultural Diversity in the 20th Century: The African-American Experience

Examines the unique characteristics of the African-American cultural experience within the 20th century American society and from the perspectives of history, sociology, literature and the arts. Emphasis is placed on understanding and appreciating cultural differences with a focus on the individual, family and community; and add to AINTD 5015  An exploration of the unique characteristics of the various Hispanic populations within American society and how they experience diversity. Perspective will draw mostly from ethnographic and sociological analysis, placing emphasis on the understanding and appreciation of the diversity represented in the group, and on critical aspects of their experiences in the U.S.