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Winter/Spring 2015
Nov 25, 2015
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SSC 6617 - U.S. Presidential Elections
This course analyses elections and the development of political parties through history. It includes the growth of parties and the tradition of the mute candidate during the Federalist era. It examines the rise of the Whig and Republican Parties, the Gilded Age equilibrium, and the rise of primaries and mass media campaigning in the 20th century. It examines geographical and socio-economic voting patterns as well as the impact of third parties.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Division of Social Sciences Division
History Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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