Visit this resource

Title : 17.200 Graduate Seminar in American Politics I: Political Behavior (MIT)

Description : This graduate-level course focuses on mass political behavior within the American political system. The goal of this course is to give an introduction to some of the major questions in the study of American political behavior, and how people have gone about answering them. The background goal is to help students practice reading work critically, and thinking through the difficulties of social science research, in preparation for individual research projects. The course examines political ideology, public opinion, voting behavior, media effects, racial attitudes, mass-elite relations, and opinion-policy linkages.

Fromsemester : Fall

Fromyear : 2016

Creator :

Date : 2017-01-31T16:24:59+05:00

Relation : 17.200

Language : en-US

Subject : politics

Subject : American politics

Subject : political behavior

Subject : public opinion

Subject : political parties

Subject : political communication

Subject : political media

Subject : voting

Subject : voting behavior

Subject : campaigns

Subject : political campaigns

Publisher : MIT OpenCourseWare

License : Content within individual OCW courses is (c) by the individual authors unless otherwise noted. MIT OpenCourseWare materials are licensed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology under a Creative Commons License (Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike). For further information see