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EDUC 393. Mexican Americans and Education

Credits: 3

Presents a historical perspective of Chicana and Chicano education in the U.S. Special emphasis will be placed on analyzing ways in which race, gender, class, immigrant status, and Hollywood representations have historically shaped Chicana/o educational experiences. The course will also examine the ways Chicana/o students, parents, and communities respond to and resist political and economic forces restricting access and opportunity in education. 

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