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POL* E111  - Introduction to American Government
(Previously: GO 101)

Credits: 3 Elective Code: SS

Prerequisite or Parallel: ENG* E101

A study of the Constitution, federalism, and other basic concepts of American government will be emphasized. Topics to be discussed are: executive, legislative, and judicial branches of government; national policy making, both domestic and foreign; political parties; interest groups and elections; civil rights; and suffrage.