17.269 Race, Ethnicity, and American Politics


Class Info

Explores the role of race and ethnicity in modern American politics. Focuses on social science approaches to measuring the effects of race, both at the individual level and more broadly. Topics include race and representation, measurement of racial and ethnic identities, voting rights and electoral districting, protest and other forms of political participation, and the meaning and measurement of racial attitudes.

This class has no prerequisites.

17.269 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by A. White.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 4-261.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.

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