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

SOC 338 - Race and Ethnicity

Explores dominant/subordinate relations nationally and internationally with emphasis on socially defined racial and ethnic groups.  Origins, nature, and consequences of racial/ethnic oppression and inequality; historical and social contexts of intergroup relations and conflicts; implications of changing racial/ethnic diversity.

General Education Requirements:   Cultural Diversity & International Perspective and Social Contexts & Institutions

Prerequisites: SOC 101 and SOC 201 or permission.

Course Typically Offered: Variable

Credits: 3