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PSC 293 Lecture 1: PSC 239 race and law

Chapter 1 Uneven Roads Does race still matter? Example: african americans make up; 13 of monthly drug users 55 of all those convicted on drug charges 77 of all those who serve drug related prison sentences Latinos and ...

Political Science
PSC 293
Daniel Myers
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Mass Media, Alexis De Tocqueville
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Class Notes The Nature of Mass Beliefs Supercitizen model: for democracy to survive, citizens need to be educated and involved o Tocqueville praised Americans for this, but was his depiction ...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: September 11 Attacks, Social Capital
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Social Capital Social capital and participation in Latin America Return of democracy -> expect more participation Latin America military regimes put down participative cultures S...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Egyptian Revolution Of 2011, Freeriding
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Social media platforms with network structures that allow the transmission of social pressure will foster higher levels of participation Network structures: Strong vs. weak ties: strong ties mean sma...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Social Class
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European system vs. American system U.S. system is particularly candidate-focused and atypical because of winner-take-all system and primary elections Ideology less likely to swing in tw...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Environmental Protection, Social Class
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Voters are linked to social groups, which are then linked to political parties Class is important, esp. as new middle class has emerged Voters make decisions more on their interests and values Social g...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture 7: 10-12 - Class Notes
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Why reciprocity requires substantive principles Examples of NICEs decision to ration healthcare Had to turn to substantive principles To exclude substantive criteria would make deliberati...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Internet Activism
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Dalton, Chapter 4 Who participates is as important as how many people participate Civil volunteerism model Voting can be irrational, cost of voting can be high and so many other people vote that ...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Economic Evaluation, Eurobarometer, Party System
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Gordon and Segura Prior lit provide 2 basic competing visions of the electorate: -Mass public not well-versed in politics -These conclusions are unwarranted (various reasons why--from flawed research to overlooking infor...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Public Participation
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Chapter 2 Notes Meaning of citizenship is open to interpretation, as is the meaning that is applied in different countries Citizenship in Theory Origins: PlatoAristotle debates about how a citizen should act Citizenship: w...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Rational Ignorance, Deliberative Democracy
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9/9 Class Notes Dalton: Citizenship elements: public participation, authority of the state, social citizenship, Citizen duty vs. engaged citizenship: two different kinds of citizenship, no cont...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Ronald Inglehart, Social Forces
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9/26 Class Notes Dalton Ch. 5 Values and Change Politics often involves conflict over values Social forces are changing the publics value priorities Maslows hierarchy: material vs. non-material Mat...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 436 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Dealignment, Public Participation
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Citizen Participation An Introduction Citizen politics is about the average citizenthe driving force of the democratic process, without which it couldnt survive Democracy at Risk? Social and civic ...

Political Science
PSC 436
Kapfer Patience
PSC 103 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Quebec Act, Clarity Act

Doctrine of national selfdetermination The right of nations or peoples to be states Article One of UN Charter (Subsec. 2) TO develop friendly relations among nations based on respect for the principle of equal rights and s...

Political Science
PSC 103
Donald Eagles
PSC 103 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Political Freedom, Non-Governmental Organization

Political freedom in the world Waves of Democratization Types of representation Successful democracies hinge on population making choices True meaningful competition if there is democracy Choosing who rules you, make choic...

Political Science
PSC 103
Donald Eagles
Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Multilateral Treaty, European Economic Community, Statute Of The International Court Of Justice

l e a r n • r e f e r e n c e • r e v i e w permacharts TM International Law APPLICATIONS TREATIES ...

Commerce
COMM 404
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Permachart - Marketing Reference Guide: Liberal Democracy, Illiberal Democracy, Representative Democracy

Political Science2 Political Science3 permacharts TM WHAT IS POL...

Political Science
POLC42H3
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