|Fall Term 2019 Flexibility and Freedom: American Federalism in Transition - 5277 - GOVT 211
Prerequisites/Notes: GOVT 110 or consent of instructor
Catalog Description : Federalism is a compromise between freedom and equality. How much authority should member states have over elections? Education? The environment? Immigration? Observers characterize federalism both as a bulwark against tyranny and a perpetrator of inequality. This course considers federalism's development in the United States and Europe, its contradictions, and its survival in a global society.
Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), Writing Intensive GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course