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

JAPN 307 - Japan-American Experience

This course focuses on Japanese-American experience from the 1860s to the present as an ongoing study in ethnographic assimilation, including early immigration and response; immigration and labor laws; property rights; and WWII internment. Students identify and evaluate the issues of the ethics of assimilation, racial and ethnic discrimination, educational opportunity, social justice, and cultural identity. Taught in English.

University Requirement: ES Ethnic Studies
Typically Offered: Spring term only - odd years

Units: 3