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HSTAA 231 A: Race and American History

Meeting Time: 
TTh 10:00am - 11:20am
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Roneva Keel

Syllabus Description:

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Getting Started

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This class includes required synchronous discussion sections, held via Zoom, each Friday. See your UW MyPlan for your discussion time and look for an email from your TA during the first week of classes for details on how to access your discussion section. Lectures and other required materials will be available asynchronously.

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Course Schedule

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Catalog Description: 
Surveys United States history, by exploring how race has enabled conceptions of the American nation and shaped everyday practices and interactions among different peoples. How have racial concepts, representations, and practices fundamentally defined power dynamics in American culture? From slave revolts to the Black Lives Matter movement, how have organizations and individuals struggled to pursue racial justice?
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Writing (W)
Last updated: 
September 19, 2020 - 9:13pm