American Studies | What is America?
A100 | 13106 | Karen Inouye

(3 cr. hrs.)

M/W 1:00-2:15 p.m.
Class carries COLL A&H distribution credit

Students compare and contrast ideas about citizenship, national
identity, and the social contract across the hemisphere; focusing on
the most basic building block of the nation-state: the formal terms
of membership in civil society. Students situate the meaning of the
concept in the United States within a hemispheric context.