GOV 370L • 10 - Congress and Presidency
1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Course number may be repeated for credit when topics vary. This course is divided into three segments: 1) Congress as an institution 2) The Presidency as an institution 3) Individual presidents I try to help students become better scholars and better citizens by giving them the intellectual tools to analyze and evaluate our national political institutions.
Two tests and one essay, each worth 1/3 of the grade. OR Two Essays and one test, each worth 1/3 of the grade.
Dodd & Oppenheimer, Congress Reconsidered, 7th edition Nelson, The Presidency and the Political System, 7th edition Buchman, Presidential Campaign Quality Greenstein, ed. The George W. Bush Presidency