POL 302 The Judiciary

The contemporary role of the judiciary as a part of the decision-making process in American public policy, with an analysis of the various levels of federal and state judicial systems in terms of (1) input: judicial recruitment, judicial policy making, and relations between national and state court systems; (2) implementation: relation to other national and state policy makers and problems of compliance with court decisions; and (3) problems of our judicial system and the chances for change.

Credits:

3

Hours

3

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Offered

Fall-Spring

Prerequisite

POL 166.