2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

POLS 511 American Political Thought

American political thought from the colonial period to the present. Puritanism, nature of rights, constitutionalism and federalism, nature of the Union, democracy, liberalism, conservatism, individualism and collectivism, welfare state, isolationism and internationalism, and national security and freedom. Not open to students who have credit in POLS 411.