2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

CSOCL 2119 Race and Ethnic Relations

This course focuses on the study of relations between racial and ethnic minority groups and the dominant groups which oppress them. The course covers general processes experienced by all minority and dominant groups such as oppression, prejudice, discrimination, economic exploitation, resistance, and assimilation. The course presents an overview of major American racial and ethnic groups along with focused study of racial/ethnic relations in several other cultures (e.g., South Africa, Northern Ireland, Brazil, Palestine). (Multicultural Perspectives course)