Urban Politics (Instructor) (Fall 2016)

Syllabus and Final Paper Project Guidelines

  1. Week 1: Introductory slides
  2. Week 2: The Historical Evolution of Cities: Machine - slides
  3. Week 3: The Historical Evolution of Cities: Reform - slides 
  4. Week 4: Reform Politics and an Introduction to Social Explorer - slides
  5. Week 5: Midterm
  6. Week 6: Suburbanization: Are suburbs and cities in conflict? -slides
  7. Week 7: Minority Politics: Race, Protest, and Backlash - slides
  8. Week 8: Immigration and Urban Cities in Crisis - slides
  9. Week 9: Contemporary Approaches to Urban Governance - slides
  10. Week 10: In Class Presentations

 

Introduction to American Politics (Instructor) (Summer 2016)

Syllabus

  1. Day 1: Introductory slides
  2. Day 2: slides on Federalism and Political Parties
  3. Day 3: slides on Public Opinion and Political Participation
  4. Day 4: slides on Voting and Elections, Polarization, and the Media  
  5. Day 5: MIDTERM and slides on the Judiciary and Civil Rights
  6. Day 6: slides on Race and Representation
  7. Day 7: slides on Congress
  8. Day 8: slides on the Bureaucracy, Interest Groups, and Money in Politics
  9. Day 9: slides on the Nomination Process and the Presidency

 

Seminar in Constitutional Law: Appellate Advocacy (Instructor) (Spring 2016)

Syllabus

  1. Week 1:  slides and Annelise Sklar's 104F course guide for us
  2. Week 2: slides and Brown v. Board and Plessy summary.
  3. Week 3: slides 
  4. Week 4: Midterm
  5. Week 5: slides
  6. Week 6: slides
  7. Week 8: slides

 

Introduction to American Politics: Poli 10 (TA) (Winter 2015)

  1. Week 1: slides and handout on collective action 
  2. Week 2: slides
  3. Week 3: slides and handout on federal legislative power
  4. Week 4: slides and handout on case law
  5. no discussion lecture - midterm
  6. Week 6: slides
  7. Week 7: slides
  8. Week 8: slides
  9. Week 9: slides
  10. Week 10: slides