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The Policy, Practice and Law of Equality and Inequality (OLLI_Online)

Course number : HS132   
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This is a seminar on the meaning of equality, its prescriptive expectations, and descriptive realities for the full array of social institutions. We will investigate how the concept of reality manifests itself over time and across cultures with respect to legal rights, the criminal justice system, immigrants and refugees, domestic relationships, racial relationships, educational opportunity, housing opportunity, military status, economic status and opportunity, and biological capacities. Students will be provided reading materials and are expected to do follow up research in order to provide a rich in-class discussion. Material for the first class can be found online at under Course Material.

Students will need to have the following in order to participate in this class:

  • Laptop or Desktop Computer with both audio and video capabilities or external webcam and speaker

  • Access to Zoom Video platform

Class Details

8 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

Off Campus - Online

Paul Chassy 



Member Cost:


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/1/2020 - 11/19/2020 Weekly - Thu 9:00 AM - 10:20 AM Off Campus, Off Campus - Online  Map Paul Chassy