ITA 208

Introduction to Italy Today

Pietro Frassica and Alessandro Giammei

This course is designed to familiarize the student with major features of contemporary Italy and its culture. Its purpose is to develop the student’s ability to communicate effectively in present-day Italy. The course emphasizes Italian social, political, and economic institutions, doing so through the analysis of cultural and social differences between Italians and Americans in such everyday concerns as money, work and leisure.

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