2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

POLS 535 Intergovernmental Conflict and Cooperation

Analysis of the role of conflict, cooperation, dependence, and interdependence among federal, state, and local governments in shaping political relationships and public policy in the American federal system. Examine major conflicts and controversies related to federalism and intergovernmental relations and identify the constitutional principles underlying them. Not open to students who have credit in POLS 435.