GOVERNMENT

GOVT-710
Seminar in American Politics (3)

Course Level: Graduate

Topics vary by section, may be repeated for credit with different topic. Analysis of the operation of the presidency and the legislative branch and the impact of interest groups and parties on public policy. Topics vary, but the course concentrates on the design of research and critical examination of works in the field. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: admission to Ph.D. program or permission of instructor.

GOVT-710
001
GOVERNMENT
SPRING 2016

Course Level: Graduate

Seminar in American Politics (3)

Political Behavior

In this seminar, students read and evaluate theories and evidence that seek to describe and explain political opinions and actions, mainly within the U.S. context. Students also complete a research paper that uses evidence to defend an original argument.

GOVT-710
001
GOVERNMENT
FALL 2016

Course Level: Graduate

Seminar in American Politics (3)