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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SOC 348
Title Hispanic Groups in the U.s.
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Prerequisites SOC201 or permission of Department Chairperson


The culture, social structure and institutions of the major groups of Hispanic origin currently found in the U.S. (Puerto Ricans, Cuban-Americans, Mexican-Americans and others). The relationship of these groups to American society as a whole. Contemporary issues such as discrimination, bilingual/bicultural education, undocumented aliens and immigration legislation. Three lecture hours per week.