Feb 03, 2023  
2022-2023 University Bulletin 
    
2022-2023 University Bulletin
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BWS 211 - Diasporas and Diversity

3 Credit Hours
Diaspora, the migration and settlement of people from their homeland to other countries, has been taking place from ancient times. Huge population movements in world history have had tremendous effects on diversity within nations. This course will examine the relationship between diaspora and racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity in the United States and other societies, including the Jewish experience; empire, diaspora and diversity; the Europeanization of the Americas; African and African American diaspora; dimensions of the Asian diaspora; victim, labor, and business diasporas; and the role of globalization in cultural diversity.

Listed also as SOC 211  

This course will satisfy the core area requirement in multicultural studies.



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