POLS 231 Politics and Film (5)
(Formerly POLSC-231) This course will examine a variety of political and legal issues through their portrayal in contemporary cinema. Students will read relevant political science literature as a background for an analysis of the films viewed in the course. Rotating themes include: elections and the presidency, law and justice, science fiction, organized labor, and American foreign policy. (can be repeated)
Prerequisite: College-level reading and writing.