George Mason University
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George Mason University

AMGT 710: Arts Policy

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Reviews current state of the sector, familiarizing students with most common rationales for public support of the arts and respective roles of federal, state, and local governments and private policy actors. Examines dilemmas that arts organizations face in balancing need for government support and artistic integrity with push and pull of the market. Compares U.S. policies to other developed countries.

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Reviews current state of the sector, familiarizing students with most common rationales for public support of the arts and respective roles of federal, state, and local governments and private policy actors. Examines dilemmas that arts organizations face in balancing need for government support and artistic integrity with push and pull of the market. Compares U.S. policies to other developed countries.

When Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

AMGT 602 and AMGT 603.

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