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Crown College 2021-2022 Catalog 
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SOC 351 - Peoples and Cultures of Dominican Republic

3 Credits

The culture of the Dominican Republic has developed through a unique mix of Spanish, African and native Taino peoples.  In this class students will explore the richness and complexity of Dominican culture with special attention given to the history, politics and religion of this island nation along with issues of race, ethnicity, class and family relationships that are unique to the country.  Course sessions will be led by Dominicans with expertise in each of these areas and students will make visits to various sites of cultural significance.