INTRODUCTION TO AMERICAN POLITICS

Semester: 
Instructor(s): 
Units: 
4
Section: 
0
Number: 
1
CCN: 
71403
Times: 
TuTh 930−11A
Location: 
155 DWINELLE
Course Description: 

This class is an introduction to the American political system. The course is designed to make you think about the logic of our government's institutions, and the consequences - both intended and unintended - of these institutions for the political behavior of citizens, legislators, and other political leaders and activists. Topics to be covered include the Constitution, American political culture, civil rights, the presidency, Congress, Supreme Court, political parties, elections, public opinion, and interest groups.

Please note the description is from Spring 2013

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