Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LSOC 307 When Cultures Collide

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

Junior or Senior standing.

Course Description

LSOC/POSC 307 examines how contemporary liberal democracies can and should come to terms with issues of national, cultural, ethnic, religious, and racial diversity. The course considers (1) whether, under what conditions, and to what extent national, cultural, ethnic, religious, and racial minorities can and should be accommodated, integrated, and/or assimilated in society and (2) to what extent (and in what ways) the state can and should promote a particular ideal of liberal democratic citizenship.

Notes

Formerly LSOC 230

Cross Listed Courses

POSC 307

Offered

in spring

Fee