AAS 372 A: American Internment and Incarceration: Race, Discrimination, and Power

Meeting Time: 
MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
MGH 251
SLN: 
10086
Instructor:
Vincent Schleitwiler, Acting Assistant Professor - American Ethnic Studies
Vincent Schleitwiler
Catalog Description: 
Explores the racial animus, failure of political leadership, and war hysteria in WW II that resulted in Japanese Americans incarcerated into American concentration camps. Conceptually different internment camps held thousands of Japanese, German, and Italian alien nationals. Topics include why, how, past and present concerns.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
December 11, 2018 - 9:10pm