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Social Mobility, Politics, and Morals
CHUM 301
Fall 2014
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: SOC 301, AMST 301

This course will tackle social mobility and inequality from historical, political, and moral perspectives. We will address questions such as: What do we mean by social mobility? How do we measure it? Does social mobility matter? Why do we care about it? How did policymakers respond to social mobility in the early 20th century? How has the politics of inequality and social mobility changed in the later 20th century America? What role will social mobility have in the future of American politics?
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: SBS CHUM
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: SOC151
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (AMST)
Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above

Last Updated on APR-20-2024
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