ETHN 230 - Introduction to Social Justice & Ethnic Studies
Explores the evolution, impact, and future of Ethnic Studies through the history of the social justice and racial equality movements in the U.S. during the 1960s and 1970s. Shows how Ethnic Studies emerged as an academic discipline to provide a relevant education in contrast to ethno-centrism, eurocentrism, and white supremacy. Practices applied methodologies in Social Justice and Ethnic Studies, providing depth of insight into struggles and mobilization strategies for equity, self-determination, liberation, decolonization, and anti-racism.
Instructor: Dr. Mario Espinoza-Kulick
Fall Office Hours:
Tuesdays 1 PM - 4 PM SLO Campus, Room 4040
Wednesdays 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM, SLO Campus, Room 4040
Journal articles, book chapters, and media will be assigned and made available on Canvas. Students are responsible for accessing and/or renting these materials as required.