FINAL EXAM DAY/TIMEDecember 16th– 8-11am in PFA Theater, Hearst Annex, (Where we’ve had lecture all semester) – Bring Blue Books, pens, etc.Exam will have 3 questions, from the 5 included on the study sheet…Students MUST answer all 3Questions and Answers-Layout of the Final? – Cumulative, with emphasis on second half of the semester. However, some questions will ask you to think across the whole semester (e.g. Question 4, 5)-Avoid conversations that jump from 1598 to 1984, long duree answers are hard to substantiate, connect-What is your supporting evidence for the answers? Start structuring what you will be using as examples for each answer. Include quotes on your study sheet if that helps.-Prepare format for each essay, make sure you have enough blue books-3 hour exam, 1 hour per question…within that time, you can write an outline, bullet points, whatever helps you approach your essay-FOR QUESTION 1:oBased mostly on LectureoWhat years did we define structured racism as being particularly prominent?1945-1970soDismantling of legal racism, segregation, etcoCreating of ‘color blind racism’, excluding based on race without talking about race (Racism without Racists)o“Post-Jim Crow”
o1970s as key moment in Color Blind Racism, at a global level as welloMae Ngai will help with this answer, as well as Lecture, Bonilla Silva, and Vargas readingoSpecific to black communities in western US…key moment?Watts Riots/Rebellionso“Maturation of the Urban Ghetto” (Vargas)Racialized space in relation to suburbs, de facto segregation, site of criminality, under/development oEconomic shifts are significant to this question – jobs, work, housing, globalization, suburbanization, deindustrializationoExamples?Prop 13? – Maybe to end, to concludeMissies and social services? – connect to 1950s and 60sWar on Poverty…Welfare, and stigma of black life…“Culture of Poverty” argumentYou are encouraged to include examples from different categories (economic, social, political, etc.)oMake sure to begin by answering each part of the questionWhat is structured racism?