American Studies (AMST)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

AMST 1115

A policy-centered approach to the study of government in the American experience.  Considers the American Founding and how it influenced the structure of government;  how national institutions operate ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Six Week Summer.  Combined with: GOVT 1111

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1201AMST 1115  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=651

AMST 1601

This course attends to the contemporary issues, contexts and experiences of Indigenous peoples. Students will develop a substantive understanding of colonialism and engage in the parallels and differences ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - First.  Combined with: AIIS 1110

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1018AMST 1601  LEC 001

    • MTWRFOnline Meeting
    • Jun 1 - Jun 17, 2021
    • Staff

    • MTWRF
    • Jun 1 - Jun 17, 2021
  • Instruction Mode: Online
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=3397

AMST 2371

Since hip hop first emerged in the South Bronx nearly half a century ago, it has grown into a global movement. Youth around the world not only consume hip hop; they also create their own, adapting hip ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - Three.  Combined with: ASRC 2370MUSIC 2370

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1257AMST 2371  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Jul 12 - Jul 30, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

AMST 3071

The US and the global community face a number of complex, interconnected and enduring issues that pose challenges for our political and policy governance institutions and society at large.  Exploring how ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Summer Special Session 2.  Combined with: GOVT 3071

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1161AMST 3071  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person

AMST 3141

The United States stands alone among Western, industrialized countries with its persistent, high rates of incarceration, long sentences, and continued use of the death penalty. This "American exceptionalism" ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Three Week - First.  Combined with: GOVT 3141

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1096AMST 3141  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Jun 1 - Jun 17, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous
    This Online Summer Session class is offered by the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions. For details visit http://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/courses.php?v=1883