2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 26, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

HIS 272 - History of American Governance

POL 272  

POL 272/HIS 272 offers a survey of American Political Development and American political history. Topics may include governance and public administration at the state level in the nineteenth century, and the study of public policy, interest groups, and political development at the national level. Policy issues studied may include governmental functions related to slavery, westward expansion, immigration, economic regulation, health and welfare, social policy, education, land policy, American Indian affairs, the development of technology and communications, and other issues. Subject matter may cover issues in local, state, regional, national, and/or international contexts.

1 semester 3 credits.