HIS 130-OLA - Ethnic Groups in American History

Offered by: Nassau / Community College | Fall 2019

An exploration of American history through the eyes, ears and emotions of its immigrants - the experiences of Italians and Jews, Irish and Germans, Chinese and Mexicans, and others. Common problems of adjustment, acceptance and assimilation faced by these groups teach us about America. Guest speakers, films and tapes are utilized throughout the course to probe the meaning and bring to life the history of ethnic groups in America.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of RDG 001 and/or RDG 002.
Subject: History
General Education Area(s): Social Sciences, American History
Dates: September 3, 2019 — December 23, 2019
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