POL S 472 A: Electoral Systems

Meeting Time: 
W 1:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: 
SMI 305
SLN: 
20531
Joint Sections: 
JSIS B 472 A
Instructor: 
Robert J Pekkanen
Catalog Description: 
Explores a fundamental link between citizens and political representation: how electoral systems shape party systems, what kinds of people become candidates, how parties work, representation, and policy. Covers effects and mechanics of the various voting systems. Offered: jointly with JSIS B 472.
Department Requirements: 
Comparative Politics Field
GE Requirements: 
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
February 5, 2018 - 9:09pm