POL S 472 A: Electoral Systems

Meeting Time: 
W 8:30am - 11:20am
Location: 
LOW 205
SLN: 
18792
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 3, 2020 - 9:05pm