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UB Undergraduate Academic Schedule: Spring 2019

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    AS 396LEC - Topics In Asian Amer Stds-Topics: Asian Diaspora
    Topics In Asian Amer Stds-Topics: Asian Diaspora STF Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   23448   Enrollment Capacity:   21
    Section:   STF   Enrollment Total:   4
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   17
    Dates:   01/28/2019 - 05/10/2019   Status:   OPEN
    Days, Time:   T R , 2:00 PM - 3:20 PM
    Room:   Baldy 118 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
    This course surveys the diverse experiences of people of Asian descent in North America. We will examine immigration, community formation, citizenship, race relation, war and imperialism, culture and memory through a selection of historical, literary, and visual texts. Key topics include the passage of Chinese Exclusion Acts, the Korematsu case and WWII internment camps, The Murder of Vincent Chin, L.A. Uprising, the "Model Minority" stereotype, war refugees, the birthright citizenship debate, and recent issues facing Asian American students in higher education.
      Course Description
    Varying topics in Asian American studies, chosen by the instructor.
      On-line Resources