An ethnic heritage parade in Pennsylvania, shot as part of the production of the documentary "Shenandoah." (Photo by and © David Turnley.)
An ethnic heritage parade in Pennsylvania, shot as part of the production of the documentary "Shenandoah." (Photo by and © David Turnley.)
2013 CLAS Summer Institute for Teachers
"Immigration and Assimilation:
Negotiating a Place for Newcomers"
Tuesday, June 25, 2013

 

Readings

Associated Press. 2013. Tornado brings together Alabama town fractured by immigration debate. New York Daily News, May 28.

Dolnick, Sam. 2012. After a New Immigrant’s Killing, Conflict in a Coal Town. The New York Times, August 10. http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/10/after-a-new-immigrants-killing-conflict-in-a-coal-town/

Glaser, Jack. The Social Psychology of Intergroup Bias.

Hellerstein, Erica. 2013. A Melting Pot Boils Over. The Berkeley Review of Latin American Studies.

Zimbardo, Philip. 2007. Why do ordinary people commit evil deeds? BBC News, April 18.


Videos

Film trailer: http://vimeo.com/43903604

West, Keon. Intergroup Bias. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QwhEGTFS3sY

West, Keon. Intergroup Contact. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYDzhrYwGTM

West, Keon. Imagined Contact. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EroW6R1P-KE

Zimbardo, Philip. The psychology of evil. TedTalks. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OsFEV35tWsg

Conversation with David Turnley, director of "Shenandoah." Center for Latin American Studies. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIXrY9oprDs

Other Outreach Events

2012 Summer Institute for Teachers

"Supply, Demand and César Chávez"

2011 Summer Institute for Teachers

"Remembering the Mexican-American War"

2010 Summer Institute for Teachers

"Six Degrees of Diego Rivera"

2009 Summer Institute for Teachers

"The Octopus and the Banana: United Fruit in Latin America"

2008 Summer Institute for Teachers

"Empire to Empire: The Americas in the Age of Exploration"

2007 Summer Institute for Teachers

"From Crude to Cane: Energy Policy in Latin America"

2006 Summer Institute for Teachers

"Remembering Alta California, Remaking the Past "

2004 Summer Institute for Teachers

"The Making of Modern Cuba"

2003 Summer Institute for Teachers

"Ten Years After NAFTA: How Has Globalization Affected Mexico?"

2002 Summer Institute for Teachers

"Mexico in the 20th Century:
Themes of the History Curriculum
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