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Spring 2022 Political Science UN3208 section 001
STATE POLITICS

Call Number 13109
Day & Time
Location
TR 8:40am-9:55am
501 Schermerhorn Hall [SCH]
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Justin H Phillips
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description This course is intended to provide students with a detailed understanding of politics in the American states. The topics covered are divided into four broad sections. The first explores the role of the states in Americas federal system of government. Attention is given to the basic features of intergovernmental relations and the historical evolution of American federalism. The second part of the course focuses on state-level political institutions. The organization and processes associated with the legislative, executive, and judicial branches are discussed in depth. The third section examines state elections, political parties, and interest groups. Finally, the course concludes by looking closely at various policy areas. Budgeting, welfare, education, and morality policy are among those considered.
Web Site Vergil
Department Political Science
Enrollment 109 students (150 max) as of 5:34PM Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Subject Political Science
Number UN3208
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20221POLS3208W001

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