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AADS 3310 Studies of Race, Law, and Resistance (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course will examine and analyze protest movements for racial and economic justice from 1896 to 1968 and how these struggles contributed to sweeping reforms in U.S. law and public policy during and beyond this period. This course will examine violence and other resistance, focusing on the legal and extra-legal strategies by disadvantaged ethnic minorities challenging de jure and de facto discrimination based on race, color, national origin, and/or ancestry. This course will be of special interest to students interested in social justice and those considering post-graduate legal studies.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Juan Concepcion

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17