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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NAS 102 - Introduction to Wabanaki Culture, History and Contemporary Issues

Examines the world view, way of life, history, art, literature and contemporary issues of the Native nations that make up the Wabanaki Confederacy. The culture, philosophy and creation stories of the individual tribes, including the Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Maliseet and Micmac tribes are explored. In addition, concepts such as sovereignty, treaty rights and tribal government are discussed. NAS 101 is recommended.

General Education Requirements: Social Contexts and Institutions and Cultural Diversity and International Perspectives

Course Typically Offered: Variable

Credits: 3