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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: ENGL/ 095 with minimum grade of C or equivalent.