Spring 2015





Race and Ethnic Relations

Term: 
Spring 2014
Online: 
No
Subject Area: 
SOCIOLOGY (SOCI)
Course Number: 
SOCI 006 601
Schedule: 
Wednesday 5:30pm-8:40pm
Day(s): 
Wednesday
Instructor: 

NOPPER, TAMARA K.

Secondary Program: 
The Young Scholars Program
Course Description: 

The course will focus on race and ethnicity in the United States. We begin with a brief history of racial categorization and immigration to the U.S. The course continues by examining a number of topics including racial and ethnic identity, interracial and interethnic friendships and marriage, racial attitudes, mass media images, residential segregation, educational stratification, and labor market outcomes. The course will include discussions of African Americans, Whites, Hispanics, Asian Americans and multiracials.