Offered: Spring 2018 MWF 9:00-9:50AM
Instructor: Bertha Bermúdez Tapia
Immigration, particularly Latino migration, has become a hot topic in United States politics. The current administration presents a unique set
of challenges to the study of migration.
This course will provide foundations in policy and sociological knowledge necessary to understand contemporary issues of migration.
The instructor is a Sociology PhD student who has spent over a year collecting ethnographic data on the US-Mexico border for her research on immigration and deportation.