21H.310 Migration and Immigration in US History


Class Info

Examines the history of the United States as a "nation of immigrants" within a broader global context. Considers migration from the mid-19th century to the present through case studies of such places as New York's Lower East Side, South Texas, Florida, and San Francisco's Chinatown. Examines the role of memory, media, and popular culture in shaping ideas about migration. Includes optional field trip to New York City.

This class has no prerequisites.

21H.310 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by C. Capozzola.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.

In the Fall 2012 Subject Evaluations, 21H.310 was rated 6.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Christopher Capozzola Subjects Taught site.

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