PsychologyPSYC 140M Legitimizing (In)Equality: Attitudes, Beliefs, and Social Policy

Drawing on research in social psychology, political psychology, and critical policy studies, course examines how beliefs legitimize inequality, influence intergroup relations, and inform policy attitudes. Both hierarchy-enhancing and hierarchy-attenuating beliefs are reviewed.

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): PSYC 100. Enrollment is restricted psychology, community studies, legal studies, politics, and sociology students.

Credits

5

Instructor

Heather Bullock