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POL386H1S L0101

U.S. Government and Politics


Who rules the United State of America? This course will investigate this question by examining how power is attained and how power is exercised in American elections, the legislative process, the bureaucracy, and the federal courts. Particular attention will be paid to the role of national interest groups, regional economic interests, and new modes of political mobilization.


1.0 credit in POL/ JPA/ JPF/ JPI/ JPR/ JPS/ JRA courses