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

Autumn 2023
Meeting:
TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm / HCK 132
SLN:
10087
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
AAS 372 C
Instructors:
Carter William Yee
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 Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
July 11, 2024 - 3:25 am