American Dream:mythos Or Real (IIAMST-210)
The American Dream's power is showcased in the last decade by the rhetoric of politicians, economists, journalists, and average Americans. Their references to the American Dream in contemporary debates locate the concept at the core of contemporary US experience. This section approaches the origins, history, and evolution of this ideology in an interdisciplinary fashion. History and literature will be the two primary disciplinary lenses others include, religion,economics,film,sociology,political science,and geography.
Faculty: Anthony J Dubois
Start/End Date: Aug. 26, 2013 - Dec. 13, 2013
Instructional Method: Lecture-based Learning