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Politics of Cities

4 sem. hrs. Examines the development, organization, and various forms of politics in American cities, including Boston. Considers the development and growth of cities, machine politics, economic development policies, immigration, and race and class shifts in urban areas. Includes visits to the State House, a Boston City Council meeting, and other sites of historical, political, and cultural significance.

Course details

  • Course number: POLS-211
  • Credits: 4.00
  • Academic Level: Undergraduate
  • Currently Offered: Yes
  • Course Type: Lecture


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