Asian American Studies (AAS)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

AAS 1100

This course introduces students to historical and contemporary issues and research methods in Asian American studies by examining the intersections of theory, activism and cultural production. We will ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  5996AAS 1100  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Wong, D

AAS 2620

This course will introduce both a variety of writings by Asian North American authors and some critical issues concerning the production and reception of Asian American texts. Working primarily with novels, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: AMST 2620ENGL 2620

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9224AAS 2620  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Wong, S

AAS 2641

This course surveys modern U.S. history, from Reconstruction to the contemporary period.  It will examine how race has been the terrain on which competing ideas of the American nation have been contested.  ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 2645ASRC 2631HIST 2641

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16437AAS 2641  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Chang, D

  • 16438AAS 2641  DIS 201

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16439AAS 2641  DIS 202

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16440AAS 2641  DIS 203

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16441AAS 2641  DIS 204

    • F
    • Staff

  • 16442AAS 2641  DIS 205

    • F
    • Staff

AAS 2800

This course focuses on the cutting-edge research from the recently emerged, exciting field of cultural psychology. We discuss major theories and findings that integrate cultural perspectives into psychology, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: HD 2800

  • 3 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 17034AAS 2800  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Ojalehto, B

AAS 3030

The common perception of ethnicity is that it is a "natural" and an inevitable consequence of cultural difference. "Asians" overseas, in particular, have won repute as a people who cling tenaciously to ... view course details

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  •  8215AAS 3030  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Munasinghe, V

AAS 4790

The most baffling aspect of ethnicity is that while ethnic sentiments and movements gain ground rapidly within the international arena, the claim that ethnicity does not exist in any objective sense is ... view course details

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  • 17088AAS 4790  SEM 101

    • W
    • Munasinghe, V

AAS 4950

Independent reading course in topics not covered in regularly scheduled courses. Students select a topic in consultation with the faculty member who has agreed to supervise the course work. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6871AAS 4950  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Wong, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8429AAS 4950  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Wong, D

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9397AAS 4950  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Munasinghe, V

AAS 7479

The most baffling aspect of ethnicity is that while ethnic sentiments and movements gain ground rapidly within the international arena, the claim that ethnicity does not exist in any objective sense is ... view course details

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  • 17090AAS 7479  SEM 101

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    • Munasinghe, V