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    Macalester College
   
 
  Sep 22, 2017
 
 
    
College Catalog 2017-2018

AMST 110 - Introduction to African American Studies


This class will explore what it has meant to be African-American in the United States, and how this identity shaped Black community, thought, and life. This course, using a variety of disciplinary approaches, exposes students to issues and problems in the development of African-American identity, and provides students with theoretical tools and contextual sensibilities necessary for advanced courses and independent projects in African American Studies. (4 Credits)