College Bulletin 2022-2023 
    May 19, 2024  
College Bulletin 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POLS 026. Politics of The Wire (AP)

Utilizing the award-winning HBO series, ‘The Wire,’ this interdisciplinary, upper-level seminar will explore the complex political, social, economic, cinematic, and aesthetic aspects that are at the root of the depiction of urban inequality, interpersonal violence, concentrated poverty, and crime.


This course is application only.
Prerequisite: Recommended to have previously taken POLS 002  

Only open to 2nd, 3rd, and 4th year students

Open to course majors only, not honors.
Social Sciences.
1 credit.
Eligible for FMST.
Fall 2023. Reeves.
Catalog chapter: Political Science
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