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GENERAL EDUCATION

GNED-130
General Education Area 3 Topic (1-3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Special topics offered periodically for General Education credit in Foundational Area 3.

GNED-130
N01
GENERAL EDUCATION
SUMMER 2015

Course Level: Undergraduate

General Education Area 3 Topic (1-3)

Cuba: Serving Social Justice

Focusing Cuban society, this course provides both intellectual engagement and hands-on practice of the social service priorities of the Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars (FDDS) program. The course introduces students to the interrelation between Cuban conceptions of race and racial justice on one hand, to how similar issues play out in U.S. culture on the other. The course emphasizes the role of cultural identity and activism in defining ideas of nation, citizenship, social justice, and service to others. Prerequisite: admission to the Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars FDDS) program. Meets with GNED-120 N01 GNED-140 N01.