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Poli 110 (summer 2020)

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Course overview
The logic of politics
DUE: Quiz
The Constitution
DUE: Quiz
Jun 26
Jun 27
Jun 28
Federalism and centralization
Civil rights
DUE: Quiz
Civil liberties
Religious liberty
  • Quiz
  • Debate paper 1
Jul 3
Jul 4
Jul 5
Catch up and review
DUE: Midterm 1
How voters decide
DUE: Quiz
Jul 10
Jul 11
Jul 12
Public opinion polling
Turnout and engagement
DUE: Quiz
Political parties
  • Quiz
  • Debate paper 2
Jul 17
Jul 18
Jul 19
Catch up and review
DUE: Midterm 2
No class
Introduction to Congress
Jul 24
Jul 25
Jul 26
Elections and representation
DUE: Quiz
The presidency
The executive bureaucracy
DUE: Quiz
Jul 31
Aug 1
Aug 2
The judiciary
DUE: Quiz
Crime and punishment
DUE: Student ratings
What have we learned?
DUE: Debate paper 3
Aug 7
Aug 8
Aug 9
Catch up and review
Final exam info
Aug 12
Aug 13
Aug 14
Aug 15
Aug 16