So how does the American political system work? Who are some of the key actors? What are key concepts for a student trying to understand what’s going on? How can I as a citizen influence politics?
About this Course
Philip BennettEugene C. Patterson Professor of the Practice of Public Policy Studies and Journalism
Bill AdairKnight Professor of the Practice of Journalism and Public Policy and the Director of the DeWitt Wallace Center for Media and Democracy
Duke University has about 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM CIVIC ENGAGEMENT IN AMERICAN DEMOCRACY
Very good course. Short, lean, precise, easy to understand with various useful resources.
This course was indeed educative as it widened my horizon in political affairs
Complete and engaging! I understand our political system much better now.
Touches on what matters in American government procedures.
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