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History of Native Americans in California (HISTORY 250A, NATIVEAM 117S)

Requirements: 
GER:EC-AmerCul, WAY-ED
117S
Subject: 
CSRE

This course examines the political histories and cultural themes of Native Americans in California, 1700s1950s. Throughout the semester we will focus on: demographics, diversity of tribal cultures; regional environmental backgrounds; the Spanish Era and missionization; the Mexican Era and secularization; relations with the United States Government and the State of California, including the gold rush period, statehood, unratified treaties, origin of reservations/rancherias, and other federal policies, e.g., Allotment Act, Indian Reorganization Act and termination.

Course ID: 
207 602
Grading: 
Letter (ABCD/NP)