Nov 18, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

ENG 372 - Language and Ideology


A detailed examination of political rhetoric, how groups (in may different configurations) of people are persuaded to accept, support and even defend specific ideological formulations. Students will explore notions of "ideological literacy," "hegemonic discourse" and "the political unconscious" as they relate to social movements, grand narratives and material existence. (Offered every year.) 3 credits