Description

Comparative study of racial and ethnic groups in America. The disciplinary base of this approach is sociological, but observations and interpretations from different perspectives will be examined. Special attention will be given to the nature of prejudice, discrimination, and equality as related to historical, cultural and structural patterns in American society. Topics include: ethnocentrism and racism; interracial violence; theories of prejudice and discrimination; immigration and immigrant experiences; the origins and nature of racial/ethnic stratification; ideologies and programs to assist or resist change. African American experiences are emphasized and contrasted with those of other racial/ethnic groups.

Lecture Hours: 3.00 Lab Hours: 0Total Hours: 3.00

Semesters

Spring 2023 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Sociology of Race Tiffany Parsons, Ph.D. Distance E02 external Syllabus via Concourse External Resource
Fall 2022 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Sociology of Race Kimya Dennis Distance E01 external Syllabus via Concourse External Resource
Sociology of Race Michael Woodard Newnan 91 external Syllabus via Concourse External Resource
Summer 2022 Semester
Course Title Instructor Campus Section Syllabus
Sociology of Race Tiffany Parsons, Ph.D. Distance E01 external Syllabus via Concourse External Resource