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GOVT-631 Watergate: A Constitutional Crisis (3) Course Level: Graduate

Watergate: A Constitutional Crisis (3) Watergate threatened the very foundations of our constitutional government. Despite a corrupt presidency, other vital institutions of American democracy, including a free press, came to the rescue. Aimed at a generation not born until decades after President Richard Nixon's resignation, this course is designed to inspire students to learn more about a crucial chapter in U.S. history. Crosslist: GOVT-431. Usually Offered: fall.