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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: POL                                     Course Number: 313                                    
Course Title: The Law and Politics of Race Relations
Subject: Political Science
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Analysis of the politics of race and racism in the United States through the examination of major court decisions and of legislation affecting minority groups. Treatment of racial minority groups in the criminal and civil justice systems, and by courts, police and prisons will be included.

Prerequisite: ENG 102. In addition: GOV 101 and junior standing or above; or permission of the section instructor.
  • This course is crosslisted as:   LAW 313
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: