2016-2017 Undergraduate Bulletin

COM 128 Justice & the Outsider

3 hours 

This interdisciplinary course explores the causes, processes, and effects of defining individuals and groups as outsiders. Through engagement with a variety of texts--legal sociological literary and psychological--the course offers multiple perspectives on the relationship of exclusion and inclusion to personal social and political justice.




This course satisfies the John Jay College Option: Justice and the Individual (100-level) area of the Gen Ed Program.

This course is a First Year Seminar and is restricted to Freshmen only.