Latino Studies Program (LSP)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

LSP 1105

This course will examine race and ethnic relations between Whites, Blacks, Latinos, and Asians in the United States. The goal of this course is for students to understand how the history of race and ethnicity ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SOC 1104

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17811LSP 1105  SEM 101

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LSP 1800

This course examines immigration as a major theme in U.S. history and culture. We will discuss immigration in different periods of our national history, and in different locations, from Boston and New ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 1800HIST 1800

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16317LSP 1800  LEC 001

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  • 16318LSP 1800  DIS 201

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  • 16319LSP 1800  DIS 202

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  • 16320LSP 1800  DIS 203

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LSP 2020

Designed to expand bilingual Heritage students' knowledge of Spanish by providing them with ample opportunities to develop and improve each of the basic language skills, with a particular focus on writing ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: SPAN 2000

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17605LSP 2020  SEM 101

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LSP 2100

This course is an introduction to Latina/o Studies, a discipline that investigates the historical, socio-political and economic conditions and experiences of Latina/os in the United States, including but ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: AMST 2106

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16152LSP 2100  LEC 001

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LSP 2200

This course discusses the health status of minorities in the United States. Explores intra-group diversity such as migration, economic status, and the influence of culture and the environment on the health ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: DSOC 2200

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  6469LSP 2200  LEC 001

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LSP 2300

Conceived as a service-learning course, the centerpiece here is targeted, engaged research and arts work with Latino/a culture-related organizations in Tompkins County like Cultura! No más lágrimas, and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LSP 4300

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8995LSP 2300  SEM 101

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LSP 2320

Music and dance cultures have been central topics of study in the development of Chicano studies, Puerto Rican studies, and Latino studies in general. From Americo Paredes to Frances Aparicio and from ... view course details

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  • 16301LSP 2320  LEC 001

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LSP 3020

Spanish-language discussion section supplementing the course materials during the lecture section including conversation in Spanish and discussion of course lecture in Spanish. view course details

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 3020

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18978LSP 3020  SEM 101

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 3020

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 19038LSP 3020  SEM 102

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LSP 3401

In 2014, 60,000 children and mothers fled Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras, seeking refuge in the U.S. because of gang threats, domestic violence, and child abuse.  The Obama administration responded ... view course details

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  • 17618LSP 3401  SEM 101

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LSP 3754

In this course, we will critically examine the production and performance of race, ethnicity, sexuality, and gender through literature and contemporary performance genres such as spoken word, slam poetry, ... view course details

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LSP 3762

The Latino experience in the United States may be impinged upon by state regulation and governmentality to a greater extent than for non-Latin@s. Drawing from a theoretical and methodological toolkit developed ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 3762ANTHR 3762

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16732LSP 3762  LEC 001

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LSP 4000

An exploration of critical topics in the anthropology, art, economics, history, literature, political science and sociology of Latin American and U.S. Latino contexts. Course features guest speakers from ... view course details

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  •  8295LSP 4000  LEC 001

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LSP 4210

Guided independent study. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5841LSP 4210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7873LSP 4210  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8629LSP 4210  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16557LSP 4210  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jaime, K

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8631LSP 4210  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Castillo, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9362LSP 4210  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

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LSP 4283

This class will examine the history and contemporary role of Latinos as a minority group in the U.S. political system. This course is intended as an overview of the political position of Latinos y Latinas ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: GOVT 4283

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18137LSP 4283  SEM 101

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LSP 4300

Conceived as a service-learning course, the centerpiece here is targeted, engaged research and arts work with Latino/a culture-related organizations in Tompkins County like Cultura! No más lágrimas, and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LSP 2300

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8996LSP 4300  SEM 101

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LSP 4851

Since World War II, over 4 million people have migrated to the United States as refugees. In this seminar we will examine some of these refugee migrations and the ways these migrations challenged ... view course details

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  •  9060LSP 4851  SEM 101

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LSP 6000

An exploration of critical topics in the anthropology, art, economics, history, literature, political science, and sociology of Latin American and U.S. Latino contexts. Course features guest speakers from ... view course details

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  •  7864LSP 6000  LEC 001

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LSP 6210

Guided independent study. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5842LSP 6210  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Velez, H

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9371LSP 6210  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Garcia, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7872LSP 6210  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Santiago-Irizarry, V

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17901LSP 6210  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Jaime, K

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8632LSP 6210  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Castillo, D

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8721LSP 6210  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Villenas, S

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LSP 6622

This course will examine the literature of Greater Cuba, Quisqueya, Boricua, i.e., Antillian/Caribbean Afro/Latino diasporic cultures. Moving along and beside the relays between literature and theory, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ENGL 6622

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16670LSP 6622  SEM 101

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LSP 6851

Since World War II, over 4 million people have migrated to the United States as refugees. In this seminar we will examine some of these refugee migrations and the ways these migrations challenged ... view course details

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  • 16424LSP 6851  SEM 101

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