An introduction to local government and politics in the U.S. context. The course explores the evolution of local jurisdictions, particularly cities, and the politics of local level decision making.

Prerequisite: GVPT170. Restriction: Must be in Government & Politics program; or must be in Government & Politics: International Relations program. Credit only granted for: GVPT461 or GVPT479L. Formerly: GVPT479L.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular, Pass-Fail, Audit

Course Offerings

Spring 2023Instructor: Richard EngstromView: Syllabus
Spring 2022Instructor: Richard EngstromView: Syllabus
Spring 2019Instructor: Richard EngstromView: Syllabus