Race and Ethnicity in the United States

The Course

Race and Ethnicity in the United States

Introduction to racial and ethnic identity issues through critical examination of the social, political, and economic factors that helped to construct identity in the United States. Examines how America’s racial and ethnic ideas were created, maintained, and what is at stake when we struggle to define race/ethnic identity.

About Julian C. Chambliss

Julian C. Chambliss is Associate Professor of History at Rollins College where  his teaching and research focus on urban history and culture in the United States.  He serves as coordinator of the Africa and African-American Studies Program at Rollins, Coordinator of the Media Arts and Culture Special Interest Section for the Florida Conference of Historians and as a board member of the Society for American City and Regional Planning History.