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Beyond the Vote: Race and American Democracy
HIST 248
Spring 2022 not offered
Crosslisting: AFAM 258

The ideals of civic equality enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Fourteenth Amendment have rarely applied to African Americans. Yet African Americans continue to challenge the United States to live up to its own ideals of civic equality. This course will explore the ways in which African Americans and the issue of race have shaped the twin concepts of American democracy and American citizenship from the U.S. Constitution to the present.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS HIST
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode:
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (AFAM-MN)(AFAM)(CIVI-MN)(HIST-MN)(HIST)

Last Updated on DEC-11-2023
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