ASST 384
Selected Topics in Asian American Studies
Last Offered Fall 2017
Division II
Cross-listed HIST 384 / ASST 384
This course is not offered in the current catalog or this is a previous listing for a current course.

Class Details

Assuming some previous knowledge of Asian American history, this course will examine a number of specific topics in Asian American Studies. Using historical sources, monographs, graphic memoirs, novels, and films, potential topics include Asians of mixed race, Orientalism, adoption, food culture, the “model minority,” legal studies, Asian Americans and the environment, and the impact of war on Asian American history.
The Class: Format: lecture
Limit: 25
Expected: 10-15
Class#: 1507
Grading: yes pass/fail option, yes fifth course option
Requirements/Evaluation: evaluation will be based on a series of writing assignments: four short response papers, two 5- to 7-page essays, and a 10- to 15-page research paper
Prerequisites: none; open to all
Distributions: Division II
Notes: This course is cross-listed and the prefixes carry the following divisional credit:
HIST 384 Division II ASST 384 Division II
Attributes: AMST Comp Studies in Race, Ethnicity, Diaspora
ASAM Core Courses
HIST Group F Electives - U.S. + Canada

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