ADSO 1151 Class, Power and Social Change (Fall/Spring/Summer: 4 )
Examines the dynamic changes now crafting new definitions of the “elite” social class, the disappearing middle class, and the increasing visible, disenfranchised “other” class. Changing social systems and power shifts are analyzed in such cities as Boston, Dallas, Chicago, New York and Miami. Explores the cultural, medical, commercial and financial worlds as well as reactions to the power system with respect to ethics, race and gender, and economic opportunities.
Last Updated: 19-Jun-15