This unit explores political beliefs and behaviour in the United States. Using survey studies, we explore what Americans know and believe about politics, how their attitudes are formed, and how and why they vote. We look at voting patterns in recent elections and examine how these have been affected by attitudes towards race and party identification.
|Academic unit||United States Studies Centre|
|12 credit points at 2000 level in American Studies or 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics|
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