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AMERICAN STUDIES

AMST-240 Poverty & Culture Course Level: Undergraduate

Poverty and Culture FA4 (3) Students explore and debate rival theories about the causes and consequences of poverty. Why poverty occurs, why certain people are poor, how poverty influences family and community life, and how the poor respond to their situation and sometimes try to change it. AU Core Habits of Mind: Ethical Reasoning. Usually Offered: spring.

AMST-240-002
Term: Fall 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
AMST-240-003
Term: Fall 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
AMST-240-001
Term: Spring 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
AMST-240-002
Term: Spring 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
As a part of this course, students will engage with a nonprofit agency or school in the D.C. area to apply their course knowledge.
AMST-240-001
Term: Summer 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
Instructional Method: Online.