11/14/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Harvard Prof Defends Teaching 'The Wire'

"The Wire" is a fictional television show that many people really liked and that many people think is a very revealing take on The Way We Live in Urban Cities now. As you probably know, it is being taught at universities including Harvard, in a seminar on urban inequality. Now comes a defense of that choice.

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