Introduction to Public Policy

PPAI 0100 S01 [CRN: 24895]

An overview of policymaking and policy analysis in the contemporary United States. The course begins with an examination of traditional justifications for government action. We will then examine the discipline of policy analysis that has arisen to design and evaluate public policies. We will also consider critiques of the rational method and ask questions about how policy expertise fits into the political system. The course ends with classic works on organizations and implementation. Not open to graduate students. WRIT
Course Syllabus
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Term
Spring 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
999
Course Attributes
Writing - Designated Courses
Primary Instructor
Meetings
10:30 am - 11:50 am Tue, Thu - from Jan 22, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Exam Group Code
09 (May 16, 2014 2:00pm)