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Last approved: Mon, 29 Feb 2016 10:01:10 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
American Studies (AMST)
AMST
3901
Examining America
Examining America
201501
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Seminar
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Letter Grade
American Studies majors
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Modes of power and forms of identification within and across U.S. national borders. Social constructions of the nation; forms of diversity and identity, such as race, gender, and sexuality; and the transnational flow of people, ideas, culture, and religion.
1) Students will become versed in the intellectual developments and debates that inform the field of American Studies. 2) Students will examine how transnational processes have complemented and complicated perceptions of American national identity over time. 3) Students will learn to critically engage and write about U.S. notions of race, class, religion, citizenship, and territory using interdisciplinary and cross-cultural perspectives.
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CCAS - GCR: Humanities
ESIA-Americas GCR (Pre2010)

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