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Ethnic Studies

Program Overview

How is ethnic identity developed and maintained? When does conflict develop between ethnic groups? Why does ethnicity matter? The Ethnic Studies Program addresses questions of ethnic identity and relations between ethnic groups through a variety of interdisciplinary courses in areas ranging from anthropology to history to art.