Democracy in America (and Elsewhere)

3 credits


Political Science
College of Arts and Science

(same as CNST_DEM 4830). This course focuses on the dynamics of democracy. We will explore various topics in the history, development, and practice of democracy through an examination of the writings of Alexis de Tocqueville, one of the most insightful and prescient observers of American political culture. Prerequisites: POL_SC 1100.