HONORS 250 - Sophomore Seminar
Section: 003 Transforming America: Immigrants Then and Now
Term: FA 2006
Subject: Honors Program (HONORS)
Department: LSA Honors
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
RE, SS
Other:
Honors, Theme
Advisory Prerequisites:
Open to Honors students with sophomore standing.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Meet Together Classes:
Primary Instructor:

That America is a nation of immigrants is one of the most common yet truest statements. In this course we will survey a vast range of the American immigrant experience: that of the Irish, Germans, Jews, Italians, Blacks, Puerto Ricans, Mexicans, Cubans, Koreans, and Japanese. Immigration to America can be broadly understood as consisting of four major waves: the first one, that which consisted of Northwest Europeans who immigrated up to the mid-19th century; the second one, that which consisted of Southern and Eastern Europeans at the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th; the third one, the movement from the South to the North of Black Americans and Mexicans precipitated by two World Wars; and the fourth one, from 1965 on, is still ongoing in the present, of immigrants mostly from Latin America and Asia. At all times, our effort will be to understand the immigrant past of these ethnic groups, both for what it tells us about the past as well as their present and possible future.

HONORS 250 - Sophomore Seminar
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
12766
Open
2
2LSA Hnrs
-
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: meets with Linguistics 105, section 001.
002 (SEM)
P
12767
Open
6
4LSA Hnrs
-
Tu 3:00PM - 5:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
27886
Closed
0
5LSA Hnrs Y1
1Enrollment Management
-
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Immigrants Then and Now (meetswith Sociology 105)
004 (SEM)
P
23363
Open
5
4LSA Hnrs
-
TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: Meets with Anthro 258 and History 358.
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