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Political Science 2144A/B
POLITICO-TAINMENT: TELEVISION & POLITICAL (CON)SCIENCE
Television is one of the means by which the pulse of politics and society is measured by political actors. This course will critically examine politics and television, focused on Canada and the US politics-focused shows. It will consider three types of political shows: political satire, political comedy, and political drama.