Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

POL 231 City Hall and Albany(CO)

4 hours. A study of New York City's mayoralty, New York State's governorship, the City and State legislatures, the interest groups and political parties to which these institutions are sometimes beholden, and the use and decline of patronage. Attention will be paid to City-State relations and to the financial problems and the racial-ethnic tensions that City and State must confront. Comparisons with other cities and states will be made.

Credits

4

Prerequisite

ENG 111

Distribution

Social Science