Gridlock in Congress, setbacks to Obamacare, crises in the Middle East, upcoming midterm elections, and a lot more heat than light from partisan pundits and politicians. Are you concerned with the state of the nation and the world? Want to go beyond the headlines? Learn about and discuss political and social issues with an objectivity and depth all too rare in political campaigns and media polemics? Join Sandy Lakoff, founding father of UC San Diego's Political Science Department for a lively series of fascinating, informative and insightful lectures and discussions on a variety of today's hot political and social topics.
Note: Offered as a series only. Permit required to park on campus.
Course Number: POLI-70001 Credit: 0 units