2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 14, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOC 310 - The Civil Rights Movement


An in-depth study of the movement for civil rights from its origins to the present. The struggle for African American freedom and justice is presented in the context of local and national organizations. Seminar topics include the formation of the NAACP, the Brown decision and school integration, the Montgomery bus boycott, voter registration, Freedom Summer, black power, student activism and woman activists.

Prerequisite: SOC 100  or SOC 136 
3 credits
Spring