GOVT 1111

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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)
Course Subfield (AM)

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: AMST 1115

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7897GOVT 1111  LEC 001

  •  8541GOVT 1111  DIS 201

  •  8542GOVT 1111  DIS 202

  •  8543GOVT 1111  DIS 203

  •  8544GOVT 1111  DIS 204

  •  8545GOVT 1111  DIS 205

  •  8546GOVT 1111  DIS 206

  •  8547GOVT 1111  DIS 207

  •  8548GOVT 1111  DIS 208

  •  9471GOVT 1111  DIS 209

  • 10212GOVT 1111  DIS 210

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    • Mettler, S