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Colgate University    
2017-2018 University Catalogue 
  
 
  Jan 19, 2018
 
2017-2018 University Catalogue

ALST 321 - Black Communities


This course uses a social scientific approach to examine the circumstances and dynamics characterizing black communities in the contemporary United States. Key areas of inquiry include the operation of major social institutions shaping community life, social class divisions, health and housing prospects, and the ways that the intersections of racial/ethnic identity, class, and gender shape the experiences of community members.

Credits: 1.00
Crosslisted: SOCI 321 
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: ALST 202  or (SOCI 201  or SOAN 204) or (SOCI 250  or SOAN 210)
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: No First-year
Area of Inquiry: Social Relations,Inst.& Agents
Liberal Arts CORE: None
Formerly: SOAN 321


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