CAAS 558 - Seminar in Black World Studies
Section: 001 The Black Middle Class in America
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Credits:
3
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing or permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s).
Primary Instructor:

The course explores the emergence, stability, and lifestyle of the black middle class. We will be interested in three broad questions: How do scholars determine who is a member of the Black middle class? is it possible to speak of a distinct Black middle class culture? And, how do members of the group conceive of the Black middle class experience? Course requirements include active participation in seminar, 2 class presentations, and a research paper.

CAAS 558 - Seminar in Black World Studies
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
27633
Open
8
 
-
Tu 1:00PM - 4:00PM
002 (SEM)
P
23563
Open
7
1Graduate Standing
-
F 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Note: Section 002: Meets w/ History 698.001 Caribbean History
003 (SEM)
P
21432
Open
10
6Graduate Standing
-
W 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Section 003: Meets with Anthro. 558.
004 (SEM)
P
23608
Open
14
4Jr>
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Section 004: Meets with NRE 501.055
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