Ethnic Studies

The major in Ethnic Studies provides a core curriculum designed to develop a comparative and multidisciplinary understanding of the experiences and communities of African Americans, Asian Americans, Chicanos/Latinos, and Native Americans. Students examine the history, culture, politics, and sociology of Third World communities in the United States within the general context of American society and institutions.

Departmental Contact

Laura Jiménez-Olvera
lauraj@berkeley.edu
528 Barrows Hall
(510) 642-0243

Dewey St. Germaine
deweystg@berkeley.edu
530 Barrows Hall
(510) 643-6420

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Departmental Website

http://ethnicstudies.berkeley.edu/programs/es.php