Interdisciplinary treatment of selected topics in politics and society. Topics may include democracy, empire and war, gender roles in electoral process, the sociology and psychology of terrorism, the political economy of hunger and poverty, the social origins of dictatorship and democracy, and others. May repeated for a maximum of 8 credits. Topic: Empire, Democracy, and War is Writing intensive.
Additional Course Description:
Why are people poor and homeless, and is there anything that can be done about it? Join acclaimed poverty scholar Stephen Pimpare, author of the award-winning People’s History of Poverty in America, for a fascinating and fast-paced examination of poverty and homelessness in the U.S.
Cross listed with SW 897 and SW 797. Grad: 3 credits; undergrad 4 credits.
Synchronous online course. Meets via Canvas/Zoom on Jan. 4, 11, and 18, 7-9PM
Only listed campus in section: Manchester
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH