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POLI 2341 American Political Thought I (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course examines American political thought from the colonial settlements through the end of the Civil War. Topics include: religion and politics; modern liberalism; republican and democratic ideas in the colonies and states; the Constitution; parties; race and slavery; equalitarian ideas in politics, religion, and private life; judicial review, federalism, the democratic executive, constitutionalism, and representative government.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Dennis Hale

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 01-Feb-17