Courses: American Politics (POLSH121A01)

Fall 2013

This course introduces students to scholarship about the exercise and distribution of political power in the U.S. Topics include: presidential leadership; legislative politics; the role of the courts; the bureaucracy; federalism; political parties and the electoral system; interest groups; public opinion; mass media; public policy; and the politics of class, race, and gender. Lottery Preference: 35 spaces for Frosh & Sophs; 5 for Jrs & Srs.

Fulfills: SO I Limit:40

Location

Haverford, Hlls 109

Meeting Times

TTh 11:30-1:00