ADPO 2317 American Presidency (Summer: 3 )
This course examines the contemporary American presidency. It considers the views, actions and performance of major presidents, the impact of electoral politics in elections, the relationship with Congress, the courts, the media, public opinion and the executive bureaucracy. Emphasis is on presidential styles of leadership and the changing dimensions of the political party in America, as well as changes in the role of the President and Vice-President in the post-9/11 era.
Instructor(s): Marie Natoli
Last Updated: 24-Jan-14