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AAD 269 Blacks in Urban America: 1900 to the Present
(Also HST 269)
4 hours; 4 credits
An examination of various aspects of Black life in major American cities. Particular emphasis will be placed on the causes of the migration; ecological development of Black communities; urban violence; Blacks’ participation in conventional and radical politics; Blacks in the labor force; and the impact of urbanization on the Black family. For History majors and minors this is designated as a United States history course. (social science) (p&d) NOTE: This course satisfies the College Option.
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