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2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POSC 321 - The Media and American Politics

(3 units)

Prerequisites: GE Foundation requirement; POSC 100  or consent of instructor.
Role of print and electronic media in American politics and their relationship to politicians and the public. Media’s impact on government, policy making, election campaigning. Prospects for democratic deliberation. Portrayal of political issues and political themes in popular culture.