Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LLS                                     Course Number: 241                                    
Course Title: Latina/OS and the City
Subject: Latin American and Latina/O Studies
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course seeks to analyze the sociological, economic, and political experiences of Latina/os in U.S. cities. Its emphasis is the study of legislation, policies and practice with regard Latina/o immigration/migration, settlement and integration. Areas of research and examination are education, welfare, housing, employment, church, political parties, movements, and the legal system.

Prerequisite: ENG 101
Start Date:    02/25/2013                         End Date: