Spring 2012

Introduction to American National Politics

Listed in: Political Science, as POSC-200


Thomas L. Dumm (Section 01)


[AP] This course focuses on the study of American national institutions of governance, including the presidency, the Congress, the courts, as well as political parties, some of the key concepts of American federalism, and the politics of governance, including the study of legislative processes, campaigns, political media, socio-economic elites and their influence on policymaking, and populist movements.

Spring semester. Professor Dumm.


2018-19: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2012