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Winter/Spring 2015
Oct 10, 2015
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SSC 6618 - Race,Class& American Democracy
This course provides an in-depth and interdisciplinary study of the impact of race and class on American Democracy. It will cover in considerable detail 5 (five) distinct historical periods of time: Jacksonian democracy; Recon struction and its collapse; the New Deal; the Great Society; and the contemporary period. Emphasis will be placed on competing theoretical models for understanding race, class and democracy in the American context, both on their own terms and in relation to each other. Emphasis will also be placed on a wide array of interdisciplinary empirical data, social and political movements, and public policy from the distinct historical periods.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Division of Social Sciences Division
Political Science Department

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