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As of 6/24/2018 5:52:32 AM

Race and American Law

This course addresses the racial and legal history of the major racial groups in the U.S., including Africian, Native, and Asian Americans, Latinos and Whites. In addition to these histories, the course includes the following topics: Competing definitions of race and racism; race, voting, and participation in democracy; developing notions of equality; segregation and education; racist and anti-racist speech; and responses to racism, including resistance, coalitions, and healing.