PRLS 4645 Puerto Ricans and Dominicans: Comparative Perspectives and Contemporary Issues
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PR&LS 78.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Comparisons of the sociohistorical context of Puerto Ricans and Dominicans from their countries of origin to the United States. Migratory experiences of both groups. Contemporary issues including current demographic data, politics, health, family relations and roles, intermarriage, and identity.
Prerequisite: at least six credits in Puerto Rican and Latino Studies courses or permission of the chairperson.
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