AMST 1115

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A policy-centered approach to the study of government in the American experience.  Considers the American Founding and how it influenced the structure of government;  how national institutions operate in shaping law and public policy; who has a voice in American politics and why some are more influential than others; and how existing public policies themselves influence social, economic, and political power.  Students will gain an introductory knowledge of the founding principles and structure of American government, political institutions, political processes, political behavior, and public policy.

When Offered Fall, summer.

Distribution Category (SBA-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: GOVT 1111

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8964AMST 1115  LEC 001

  •  8965AMST 1115  DIS 201

  •  8966AMST 1115  DIS 202

  •  8967AMST 1115  DIS 203

  •  8968AMST 1115  DIS 204

  •  8969AMST 1115  DIS 205

  •  8970AMST 1115  DIS 206

  •  8971AMST 1115  DIS 207

  •  8972AMST 1115  DIS 208

  •  9472AMST 1115  DIS 209

  • 10213AMST 1115  DIS 210

  • 18583AMST 1115  DIS 211

  • 18584AMST 1115  DIS 212