Class Schedule

POLI 125 - 01 Political Organizations in American Politics

2017 Spring Quarter

Class Details
Career
Undergraduate
Grading
Student Option
Class Number
62497
Type
Lecture
Credits
5 units
General Education
Available Seats
31
Enrollment Capacity
50
Enrolled
19

Description
Introduces the literature on interest groups and attempts to answer the question: Do such groups promote or hinder American democracy? Class readings and lectures review and assess the participation of interest groups in the electoral process and in Congress, the executive branch, and the courts. Pays particular attention to the role business and environmental groups play in American politics and policy.

Enrollment Requirements
Enrollment restricted to politics and Latin American and Latino studies/politics combined majors during first and second pass enrollment.

Meeting Information
Days & Times
Room
Instructor
Meeting Dates
MW 05:20PM - 06:55PM
PhysSciences 114
04/03/2017 - 06/09/2017