POLSC 482 - Race/the American Politic Mind

Description
An exploration of the psychological, cultural and ethical implications of racism in a political order dedicated to the principle of human equality. Notable among such implications is what Ellison described as the ethical schizophrenia of the American mind. Readings will be drawn from the works of political theorists, social critics, and novelists such as James Baldwin, W.J. Cash, W.E.B. DuBois, Ralph Ellison, William Faulkner, Harriet Jacobs, Toni Morrison, Shelby Steele, Richard Wright, and Cornel West. Distribution Requirements: IP, PD.
Credits
4
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2018
Offered
MW
Avg. Class Size
20
Avg. Sections
1