Politics 252 - Urban Politics
Preston Smith II
Mount Holyoke College
Skinner Hall 212
This course draws on both historical and contemporary sources to address critical issues and problems facing cities. Topics are organized around the following questions: How have cities come to take their shape and character over time? How are economic and social inequalities mapped onto the urban landscape? How are differences of race, class, and gender negotiated through urban institutions and community struggles?
Course limited to sophomores, juniors and seniors
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.