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    University of Virginia
   
 
  Jan 16, 2018
 
 
    
Graduate Record 2006-2007 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

PLAP 813 - Public Affairs Seminar I


Analyzes the American political system and the principal policy making institutions. Includes a review of the philosophical and historical origins of the American system; its evolution; the roles of public opinion, interests, and parties; the functions and problems of legislative and executive institutions; and key aspects of modern federalism. Designed as a core course for participants in the Mid-Career Government Executives Program. (IR)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Credits: 3