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College Catalog 2014-2015 
College Catalog 2014-2015 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POLI 271 - Politics of Public Space

Examination of the rhetoric and politics of public space and their relationship to civil society, liberal democracy, and public deliberation. Focuses on the public sphere as a location for the management of public memory through the building or destruction of monuments and other commemorative art, as well as a site for protests, strikes, and satiric demonstrations. Also examines state practices of encouraging, managing, and policing citizen expression in the public sphere. Alternate years. (4 Credits)