Week 12 - 09/11/201015:00:00 AAS100LectureOutline...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
09/11/2010 15:00:00 AAS 100 Lecture Outline Week 12, Nov 9th Theme:  9/11 and the Age of Terror I. Post 9/11 America: Problems and Solutions How does it Feel to be a Problem? W.E.B. Du Bois on Racial Segregation How does it Feel to be a Solution? Vijay Prashad on Model Minority Myth Arab and Muslim Americans as the New Problem of the 21’s Century:  Moustafa Bayoumi A. History of anti-immigrant sentiments formed through conquest o Native Americans: Labeled Savages o Irish and Italian Americans persecuted for religion o German Americans: seen as un-American WWI o Jewish Americans: anti-Jewish racism o Japanese Americans: Internment WWII o Chinese Americans: seen as foreign elements of communism o Latinos: outsiders B. Muslim Americans (Predominantly South Asian and Arab) in 21 st  Century o First Community of Suspicion o Seen as dangerous outsiders o Divided into categories of exceptional assimilated immigrant of violent  fundamentalist C. Race, Religion, Civil Rights
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 06/21/2011 for the course AAS 101 taught by Professor Na during the Fall '10 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

Page1 / 4

Week 12 - 09/11/201015:00:00 AAS100LectureOutline...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online