POLS 421. Constitutional Law

The behavior of American politics is largely determined by the governing structures existing within the system. In turn, each of these structures is grounded in constitutional law. This course, by closely analyzing the Constitution itself and various Supreme Court decisions, explores the legal foundations of American politics. Subjects include the separation of powers, the federal system, executive privilege, the private economy, etc. 
Offered: On Occasion
Credits: 3
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