AMCULT 103 - First Year Seminar in American Studies
Section: 004 Topics in Chicano History
Term: FA 2007
Subject: American Culture (AMCULT)
Department: LSA American Culture
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Other:
FYSem
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
Only first-year students, including those with sophomore standing, may pre-register for First-Year Seminars. All others need permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This first-year seminar introduces students to the historical challenges faced by people of Mexican descent in the United States. We will discuss the social, economic, and political changes that influenced the day-to-day life of Mexicans/Mexican Americans. To organize the class, we will question the meaning of a racialized Mexican identity in the United States. This class will highlight the racial, class, gender, and sexual diversity within the Mexican-American community. We will consider how different groups of Mexicans have historically understood these ideas and their relationships to other Americans and other Latino groups. Part of our work will also consider Chicano history’s political and intellectual underpinnings as an academic discipline.

AMCULT 103 - First Year Seminar in American Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
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28076
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2Y1
6Enrollment Management
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (SEM)
P
28077
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3Enrollment Management
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Meets with CAAS 104.001.
003 (SEM)
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28927
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4Y1
 
5Enrollment Management
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
004 (SEM)
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30566
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3Y1
3Enrollment Management
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Meets with HISTORY 197.003.
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