Early American Political Thought: 1620-1865
Political Science College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Core principles and seminal texts of American politics from Colonial times through the Lincoln administration.
Political Process, Theory and Thought
Students will understand the ideals and institutions the contributed to the founding of America
Political Process, Theory, and Thought
Students will consider some of the major themes/issues that emerge instudies of the American founding--with brief considerations of the earliest English settlements in America, America’s colonial history, America’s post-Constitutional history, Manifest Destiny, and the Civil War. We will examine the American Revolution and the Constitutional period in greater detail.