School of Integrative Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

INTS 336: Poverty, Wealth and Inequality in the US

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores the social, cultural, political, and spiritual implications of poverty, wealth, and inequality in the United States. Examines the ways in which class identity informs one's views of the world and its politics; how socioeconomic status affects one's access to education and other social goods; and how dominant discourses and stereotypes related to poverty influence mass perception regarding a range of social issues, from educational policy to welfare. Equivalent to NCLC 336.
Specialized Designation: Writing Intensive in the Major
Schedule Type: Seminar

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