POLITICS OF AMERICAN MINORITIES
(4 credit hours)
Fall/Winter | Prerequisites: PL101 & Junior standing
A survey and critique of sociopolitical activities of American minorities with special emphasis on the African-American, Hispanic- American and similar ethnic and social minority communities in the United States. Comparison of the potential application of contemporary international human and minority rights law, as contrasted with the more conventional use of domestic civil rights legislation, in addressing the concerns of such populations will be explored.