Fall 2013 not offered
|Course Cluster: Urban Studies|
This course explores the political psychology of individual judgment and choice. We will examine the role of cognition and emotions, values, predispositions, and social identities on judgment and choice. From this approach, we address the larger debate regarding the quality of democratic citizenship.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (GOVT)(GOVT-American)(GOVT-Comparativ)(GOVT-Intl.)
Sears, Huddy, and Jervis; OXFORD HANDBOOK OF POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY (2003)
Haidt, THE RIGHTEOUS MIND: WHY GOOD PEOPLE ARE DIVIDED BY POLITICS AND RELIGION (2012)
Brader, CAMPAIGNING FOR HEARTS AND MINDS: HOW EMOTIONAL APPEALS IN POLITICAL ADS WORK (2005)
Winter, DANGEROUS FRAMES (2008)
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Weekly response paper, group discussion assignment, individual research project.
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