Catalogue 2021 - 2022

POSC 218 Public Policy in America

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

POSC 102.

Course Description

This is an examination in the setting of American politics of the process surrounding public decision-making and implementation. Attention is devoted to specific policy issues (environment, healthcare, education, etc.) and the way in which these are addressed in the public sector by interest groups, bureaucrats, and elected politicians.

Notes

This course is a prerequisite.

Distribution

MR

Fee