This course examines the historical development and constitutional principles of American government including inquiries into federalism, national and state powers, separation of powers, checks and balances, and due process. The primary focus will be on case law of the Supreme Court from the Marshall Court to the present.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (GOVT)(GOVT-American)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
|Examination and Assignments: |
One short paper, one long moot court assignment, a midterm and a final examination. Attendance at one moot court is mandatory.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Class participation will count as a portion of the grade.
|Instructor(s): Mark,Alyx Times: .M.W... 02:50PM-04:10PM; Location: PAC136; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 5||JR major: 4|| || |
|Seats Available: 0||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 4||JR non-major: 4||SO: 8||FR: 0|