Journalism | Problems in Advertising
J438 | 6385 | Smith

P: permission of instructor.  Seminar on current developments and problems
concerning advertising as an economic and social force.  Stresses
independent investigation on topics such as Politics and Advertising and
Advertising and Public Taste.
Credit hours: 3
Meeting times: 7:00-9:00 p.m., W, EP 214
Required Readings: Ackerman, Diane, A Natural History of the Senses;
Barthes, Roland, Mythologies; Maasik, Sonjia and Jack Solomon, eds. Signs
of Life; and Plato.  Gorgias.
Exams: Midterm and Final
Papers: None
Other Assignments: Group project