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Courses - Fall 2017
IMMR
Immigration Studies
IMMR219C
Special Topics in Immigration and Migration Studies; Anthropology and Immigration
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSHS, DVUP, SCIS
Also offered as ANTH264. Credit granted for ANTH264 or IMMR219C.

An examination of the phenomenon of international migration, or immigration. Students develop awareness of how immigration has been framed in the general public and examined by social science disciplines, most prominently anthropology. Examination of case studies of different immigrant groups in distinct geographic contexts will illuminate the varied incorporation experiences of immigrants into U.S. society.
IMMR319G
Special Topics in Immigration and Migration Studies; Growing up Asian American: The Asian Immigrant Family and the Second Generation
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Also offered as AMST328V and AMST398E. Credit granted for AAST398E or AMST328V or IMMR319G. An interdisciplinary course examines the experiences of children of Asian immigrants in the U.S., focusing on intergenerational dynamics in the Asian immigrant family, their intersections with race, gender, class, sexuality, and religion, and how these shape second-generation Asian American life. Topics include identity and personhood, the model minority myth and education, work and leisure, language and communication, filiality and disownment, mental health and suicide.
IMMR419D
Special Topics in Immigration and Migration Studies; Citizens, Immigrants, and Refugees
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Also offered as USLT498I and AMST498N. Credit granted for IMMR419D, USL T498I or AMST498N.