HIST 3455 Race, Ethnicity, and Migration: Histories and Discourses

3 hours; 3 credits

History of the movement of peoples to what is now the United States from the 1500s to the present. Immigration, migration, and enslaved peoples in the Colonia era; citizenship, race and ethnicity in the age of Revolution; the rise of nativism; immigration policy; assimilation, ethnic resilience, and cultural hegemony; the impact of race on identities cultures; post-World War II immigrants, migrants, and refugees; America's newest arrivals.


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