RCST 202. RACE, PRIVILEGE AND POWER. 5 Credits.
Satisfies: cultural and gender diversity university graduation requirement.
This course examines social stratification in the United States through the prism of race, privilege, and power. The course analyzes how social structure and ideology maintain social inequality. Specifically, it examines the ways in which the American economic, political and social systems perpetuate and reinforce inequality based on differences in class, race, culture and gender, and access to power.