Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

PS 531 State and Local Politics

Intensive examination of the role of the states and cities in the federal system. The course pays particular attention to the importance of political culture in shaping state politics and power relationships between the different levels and branches of government. Oregon's political experiences are used as example and for comparison. Also offered for undergraduate-level credit as PS 431 and may be taken only once for credit. Expected preparation: PS 203.


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