|Winter Term 2020 Theories of Race and Ethnicity - 1767 - ETST 301
Prerequisites/Notes: Sophomore standing or consent of instructor
Catalog Description : This seminar examines and critiques prominent theories/theorists of race and ethnicity. We review the origins of the concept of race and discuss both the biological myth and social reality of race. We survey primordialist, constructivist, assimilationist, and conflict theories of race and ethnicity; structural, intersectional, culturalist and critical approaches; and the re-emergence of biological theories of race in the genomic age.
Attributes: Diversity-Dimens GER (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course