Race, Culture, Incarceration
Division II; Writing-Intensive;
Cross-listed as AMST322 / AFR322 / INTR322 / PSCI313
This course explores racially-fashioned policing and incarceration from the Reconstruction era convict prison lease system to contemporary mass incarceration and “stop and frisk” policies of urban areas in the United States. Also explored will be political imprisonment in the United States.
The Class: Type: seminar
Requirements/Evaluation: brief analytical papers and group presentations.
Distributions: Division II; Writing-Intensive;
Attributes: AMST Comp Studies in Race, Ethnicity, Diaspora; AMST Critical and Cultural Theory Electives; AMST Space and Place Electives; JLST Interdepartmental Electives;