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College Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

POLI 206 - US Constitutional Law and Thought


An exploration of the structure of the American political system as seen through the decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court. Topics include the separation of powers in the federal government, the scope of executive power, and the development of federal-state relations over the course of American history. The material also includes the nature of judicial review, economic rights and contemporary questions about the limits of government power. POLI 100  recommended. Every year. (4 Credits)