Afro-american Studies | Race, Crime and Media (3 cr.)
A447 | 0383 | Rome


Instructor: Dr. Dennis Rome
6:00-8:30 PM   R   WH 106

P: At least junior standing

The course focuses on crime reporting in America in an attempt to address the question of
whether or not the media distort the picture of crime.  More specifically, this course attempts to
disentangle the question of whether or not the mass media is biased against African Americans in
the coverage of crime.
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