Seminar in Sociology

PREREQUISITES: 3 COURSES IN SOCIOLOGY, INCLUDING SOC-UA 1 OR SOC-UA 2 OR SOC-UA 3 OR PERMISSION OF INSTRUCTOR.

​Students read and discuss social science research on U.S. electoral politics, including how citizens decide their political positions and the candidates they favor, what factors affect voter turnout, recent polarization between the major parties, and the role of social media in elections. To supplement readings and lectures, the practicum part of the course will involve each student choosing a campaign to work in during the fall 2018 Midterm elections.

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Term

Section

Instructor

Schedule

Location

Fall 2018

1
Paula England
T: 11:00 AM - 1:40 PM 295L 4155