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ETHN 103 Asian Americans and US Institutions

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An examination of US institutions (education, political, economic, religious, and family) and the racial construction of Asian American identity. Special focus on migration to the United States, the development of Asian ethnic communities, the model minority stereotype, anti Asian violence, and the history of political activism and organizing in exploring the experiences of Asian Americans.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9D3, 9F
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D; Area F), UC (IGETC Area 4)