Advanced Research in Adolescent Racial Identity and Resistance|
Students in this advanced research course will contribute to ongoing research studies in the area of adolescent ethnic-racial identity and sociopolitical development. Students will be introduced to community- and school-based research methods with marginalized youth and families. Students will contribute to different aspects of the research such as literature reviews, collecting and analyzing qualitative and/or quantitative data, data management, and manuscript preparation.
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|Course Format: Laboratory Course||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PSYC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|SECTION 01 In-person only|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Sample of selection of readings include:
Anyiwo, N., Palmer, G. J., Garrett, J. M., Starck, J. G., & Hope, E. C. (2020). RACIAL AND POLITICAL RESISTANCE: AN EXAMINATION OF THE SOCIOPOLITICAL ACTION OF RACIALLY MARGINALIZED YOUTH. Current Opinion in Psychology, 35, 86-91.
Freire, P. (1996). PEDAGOGY OF THE OPPRESSED (revised). New York: Continuum.
Mathews, C. J., Medina, M. A., Baņales, J., Pinetta, B. J., Marchand, A. D., Agi, A. C., Miller, S.M., Hoffman, A.J., Diemer, M.A., & Rivas-Drake, D. (2019). MAPPING THE INTERSECTIONS OF ADOLESCENTS' ETHNIC-RACIAL IDENTITY AND CRITICAL CONSCIOUSNESS. Adolescent Research Review, 1-17.
Rivas-Drake, D., Syed, M., Umaņa-Taylor, A., Markstrom, C., French, S., Schwartz, S. J., & Lee, R. (2014). FEELING GOOD, HAPPY, AND PROUD: A META-ANALYSIS OF POSITIVE ETHNIC-RACIAL AFFECT AND ADJUSTMENT. Child Development, 85(1), 77-102.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Attendance and participation, presentation, final paper.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
In addition to submitting a POI request electronically, students must email the instructor with their class year, (intended) major(s), relevant coursework, prior research experiences (if any) or other relevant experience, and a brief explanation as to why they would like to take this course during the first days of pre-registration period. Applications may be followed by a brief interview with the instructor.
|Instructor(s): Negrete,Andrea Times: ..T.R.. 02:50PM-04:10PM; Location: JUDD113; |
|Permission of Instructor Required|
Enrollment capacity: 10
|Permission of instructor approval will be granted by the instructor during pre-registration through the Electronic Portfolio. Click "Add to My Courses" and "To request a POI electronically, click here" to submit your request.|
|Drop/Add Enrollment Requests|
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