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"Being Muslim: A Cultural History of Women of Color in American Islam" By Prof. Sylvia Chan-Malik. From the stories that she gathers, Prof. Chan-Malik demonstrates the diversity and similarities of Black, Arab, South Asian, Latina, and m
Faculty Excellence: Nicole Fleetwood.  "Showcasing the Humanity of the Incarcerated. " Nicole Fleetwood, an associate professor of American Studies at Rutgers-New Brunswick and scholar on incarceration, has collaborated with Aperture magazin
Prof. Andy Urban publishes: "Brokering Servitude: Migration and the Politics of Domestic Labor." In Brokering Servitude, Andrew Urban offers a history of domestic servants, focusing on how Irish immigrant women, Chinese immigrant men, a
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Prof. Jeff Decker publishes "The Other Rights Revolution."  Decker demonstrates how legal and constitutional battles over property rights, preservation, and the environment helped to shape the political ideas and policy agendas of modern conservati
DISCOVER ASIAN AMERICA.  Asian American Studies Learning Community.  Throughout the semester, students will think about, discuss, and debate representations of Asian Americans in literature, history, politics, film, scholarship, current events, and popular culture.  Apply Today.  Open to all undergraduate students.  Meets on Fridays from 1:40 to 3:00pm at the Asian American Cultural Center.  Email rick.lee to request an application.
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Course Offerings Fall 2012

 

Dept.

Course No.

Title

Professor

Index

Desc.

Syllabus

Other Information

050

101

Introduction to American Studies

Masur

05950

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

102

Introduction to Critical and Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies

Chan-Malik

 18811

  pdf Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

200:01

America as a Business Civilization

Prisock

16022

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

200:02

Latin & Carribean Cultural Studies

Martinez

16142

Yes

pdf Yes

 
050 200:03 Latinos & Migration Berg 19691 pdf Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

201:01

Faith in American: Religion, Nation, and Conflict from Origins to Today

Wigginton

16023

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

201:02

American Environmental History & Thought

Popper

17987

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

202

American Regionalism: The West

Barnett

12888

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

227

19th Century American Literature & Culture

Barnett

10835

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

247

History & Culture of Hip Hop

Fleetwood

16024

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

250

Culture of Portuguese Speaking Communities in the US

Serra

16025

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

265

American Exper Film & Video

Nigrin

07479

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

281

Asian American Studies Learning Community

Lee

11262

pdf Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

282:01

Architecture & Culture on College Avenue Campus

Reeves

11263

Yes

pdf Yes

 
050 282:02 Architecture & Culture on College Avenue Campus Reeves   pdf Yes pdf Yes  

050

300:02

Money & Modern America

Decker

09552

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

300:80 Freehold

American Film & Psychology

Zoccolillo

14051

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

301:01

Visual Culture in America

Masur

12890

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

301:02

Aids in Literature & Film

Lee

12339

document Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

301:80 Mays Landing

Law & Culture of the American Workplace

Furman

17759

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

301:81 Freehold

Comedy in American Culture

Appels

19452

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

303:01

Decade in American Culture

Decker

16027

Yes

document Yes document

 

050

303:80 RVCC

Decade in American Culture

Backes

17754

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

303:81 WMHEC

Decade in American Culture

Backes

17924

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

305:01

Image & Narrative of War: Iraq & Vietnam

Rockland

16028

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

310

Methodologies

Urban

12892

Yes

Yes

 

050

324

Wayward Americans

Urban

1609

Yes

Yes

 

050

324:80 RVCC

Wayward Americans

Perryman

18332

  pdf Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

330

American Cultures & Communes

Rockland

16030

Yes

pdf Yes

 

 050

359 

Blacks and Jews in America

 Fishbein

07111 

Yes

  pdf Yes

 

050

377

Asian American Literature in English

Lee

12912

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

389

Junior Seminar

Fleetwood

11264

Yes

pdf Yes

 

050

487

Constructing American Sexuality

Fishbein

16031

Yes

pdf Yes

 

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