Social Science in the Newsmagnifying glass with faces

This course will not meet during the Fall 2020 semester.

Alternate Tuesdays • Noon-1:30 p.m. • Shapiro CD

September 15, 29 • October 13, 27 • November 10, (24 no class) • December 1

Current, topical social science research will be covered in each class, including the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on social attitudes and behavior, and the economy and the 2020 U.S. presidential election. Presentations emphasize empirical, often quantitative, analyses of contemporary social issues.

Coordinator: Edwin Batson