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Fall 2018
Jul 03, 2022
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PSCI 1400 - American Political System
An analysis of the American political system. Topics include the central theme of democracy in American politics as well as structural factors including the Constitution, our federal system, media, public opinion, interest groups, and social movements. Additional topics deal with how federal institutions such as the Congress, the Presidency, the Bureaucracy, and the Supreme Court work. The course looks at federal policy in civil rights and liberties, the economy, social welfare, foreign policy, and national defense.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate 3 Credit Course Path, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Directed Study 3 credits, Honors, Online Undergraduate, Lecture Undergraduate
All Sections for this Course

College of Liberal Arts College
Humanities and Social Sciences Division
History/International Studies Department

Course Attributes:
American Exp Eqiv Crse, College of Liberal Arts

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