UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI - KANSAS CITY
ECON 395F ECONOMICS OF MINORITIES
Phone (UMKC): 816-235-5699
Office: 203E Manheim Hall
Office hours: by appointment
Please feel comfortable in contacting me at any of these addresses for any problems or questions that may arise.
Class meets on Fridays: 1/21, 2/11, 3/4, 4/1
Credit Hours: 1
Mexifornia by Victor Davis Hanson. Encounter Books, 2004.
Race Rules by Michael Eric Dyson. Vintage Books, 1997
Two equally weighted tests. The tests will be essay questions over the readings and lecture. The questions will be mostly general in nature but specific enough to evaluate the studentís work.
Two tests (100 points each) 200
Class participation 100
Class discussion to determine border line cases, e.g. a high B or an A. Pluses and minuses are not given.
A = 90 - 100%
B = 80 - 89%
C = 70 - 79%
D = 60 - 69%
F = below 59%
TENTATIVE COURSE OUTLINE
Mexifornia by Victor Davis Hanson
Race Rules by Michael Eric Dyson