GOV 205 - State and Local Government
An introduction to the structure, processes and institutions of American state and local government. Topics include three branches of government, the federal-state relationship, political parties, voting behavior and interest groups. Emphasis on the public policy and public service roles of state and local government in education, public safety, transportation, health and welfare and economic development. Examples will be used from Ohio, where possible. (Social and Behavioral Science elective).
Co-requisite: NONE
Prerequisite: ENG 097 or equivalent test score
Credits: 3(Lec: 3)
School: School of Liberal Arts
Department: Social/Behavioral Science
Attributes: General Elective

Version: 3.2 (12/18/2008)

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