COMM 2580

COMM 2580

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

This course is modeled after "Great Books" literature courses in the humanities, but with two important differences: we read non-fiction books in the social sciences rather than the humanities, written by highly prominent contemporary social scientists. The course title refers to the fact that the books are new, hence their potential greatness has yet to be confirmed by the test of time. We choose living authors to give students a unique opportunity: to interact with each of the six authors in Q&A sessions in person or via video conferencing. This fall half of the authors will appear in person for Q&A and the others will Skype with the class.

When Offered Fall.

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: HD 2580ILRLR 2580PSYCH 2580SOC 2580

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4371COMM 2580  LEC 001

  •  4374COMM 2580  DIS 201

  •  4375COMM 2580  DIS 202

  •  4376COMM 2580  DIS 203

  •  4377COMM 2580  DIS 204

  •  4378COMM 2580  DIS 205

  •  4682COMM 2580  DIS 206