Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POC3122: American Democracy and the Challenges of the 21st Century: The Presidency, Congress, and the Courts

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.

Please note that this module is only delivered on the Penryn Campus.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Devins, Neal, and Lawrence Baum. 2019. The Company They Keep: How Partisan Divisions Came to the Supreme Court.

CQ Researcher. 2019 (20th edition). Issues for Debate in American Public Policy.

McKay, David. 2017 (9th edition). American Politics and Society. Chichester: Wiley Blackwell.

Pika, Joseph et al. 2018 (9th edition). The Politics of the Presidency. Washington: CQ Press.

Smith, Steven, and Jason Roberts. 2015. The American Congress.