PPS 134D – The Politics of Civic Engagement
This course explores ethical issues related to civic engagement by college students, their reasons for participating, the goals of the university in sponsoring their summer experiences, and the impact they had on the people and organizations they worked with. Students will read books and articles from different political perspectives on the value and appropriateness of civic engagement. Required discussion sections will allow students to share the challenges of their own engagement.
[Areas of Knowledge: SS; Inquiries/Competencies: CCI, EI]