Histoire des États-Unis


A Different American Dream: Introduction to Indigenous Studies

Deconstruction of common myths and misconceptions surrounding Native American culture and examine issues concerning indigenous populations within broader contexts.

Use of Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, All the Real Indians Died Off: and 20 Other Myths about Native Americans, 2015. The class is project-based.

Compétences visées

-  contextualize Native issues both historically and in the present day

-  articulate a thesis in order to provide a clear point of view for an assignment

- learn and use research skills in order to include relevant material that supports their line of argument.

- Reading and analysis of the Native press is a must