SOCL 120-301 - Cultural Diversity in American Society

Offered by: Hudson Valley / Community College | Fall 2019

Cultural Diversity in American Society is a course designed to strengthen student awareness of cultural diversity. This course focuses on the analysis of a wide spectrum of selected minority groups and their relationship to the dominant society and culture. The socio/psychological components which have brought about the groups' unique ethnic identity will be investigated. Heavy emphasis will be placed on examining the positive consequences of cross-cultural awareness as a means of lessening intergroup tensions and conflicts.
Subject: Sociology
General Education Area(s): Social Sciences, American History
Instructor(s): Daniel Polak
Dates: September 3, 2019 — December 20, 2019
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