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SOCY 3304 Race, Ethnicity, and Popular Culture (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

This course will examine how racial and ethnic groups have been stereotyped in popular culture and how these stereotypes have changed over time. The course will look at stereotypes of Africans, African Americans, Native Americans, Asian-Americans, Asians, and European Americans. Students will also explore theoretical questions on the relationship between culture, politics, and ideology.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Zine Magubane

Prerequisites: Students taking this course must have taken at least one other sociology course. Familiarity with postmodernism, postcolonial studies, & gender and/or race theory suggested.

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Comments: To get sociology credit for the major or minor, you must register for SOCY3304.


Last Updated: 05-Mar-14