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2018-2019 Catalog
POS 3413: The American Presidency

Course Description for The American Presidency

POS3413: The American Presidency
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Prerequisite:  POS 2041 or consent of instructor. This course examines the constitutional role of the executive branch and the President's profound influence on domestic and foreign policy. Presidential powers and behavior are analyzed in the context of legal, electoral, personal and other forces that shape and limit presidential actions. Executive functions at the subnational level may also be considered.