University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
POLITICAL PARTIES AND INTEREST GROUPS
 

Subject: PS

Course Number : 1319

Course Title:  POLITICAL PARTIES AND INTEREST GROUPS

Course Description:

Examines the development, structure, and importance of political parties and interest groups in the United States. It considers the role that parties and interests play in elections, organizing the government, and influencing public policy. Particular focus is on the decline of parties in the American political system and the increased importance of narrower, special interests.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Political Science       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  PS 0102

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