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POSC 122: Politics in America: Liberty and Equality

An introduction to American government and politics. Focus on the Congress, Presidency, political parties and interest groups, the courts and the Constitution. Particular attention will be given to the public policy debates that divide liberals and conservatives and how these divisions are rooted in American political culture.
6 credits; SI, IDS, QRE; Offered Fall 2021, Winter 2022, Spring 2022; R. Keiser, C. Farhart, B. Harrison