AMST 3380

AMST 3380

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

This is a seminar course on urban inequality in the United States.  The first half of the semester will be dedicated to understanding the political, historical, and social determinants of inequality in America's cities. Politically and socially, cities face unique challenges. Municipalities lack much formal authority to resolve issues that arise within their borders, and their populations are highly heterogeneous in terms of ethnicity, race, and social class. In the second half of the course, we will investigate a number of contemporary facets of urban inequality in-depth, such as residential segregation, urban schooling, immigration, and suburban sprawl.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: 20 students.

Distribution Category (SBA-AS)
Course Attribute (CU-SBY)

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: SOC 3380

  • 4 Credits Opt NoAud

  •  9481AMST 3380  SEM 101