2019-2020 Catalog

POLS 206 Race and American Politics

This course is an exploration of the historical and continuing significance of race in the American political system. The relevance and role of race in shaping political institutions public opinion political behavior and public policy will be examined. Special attention will be given to theoretical debates surrounding the meaning of race and how this changes depending on political context.


4 units

Core Requirements Met

  • United States Diversity