Undergraduate Module Descriptor

POC3130: Controversies in American Politics

This module descriptor refers to the 2021/2 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.

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

Edwards, George. 2004. Why The Electoral College is Bad for American. New Haven: Yale University Press. Issues for Debate in American Public Policy: Selections from CQ Researcher. Washington: CQ Press.

Levinson, Sanford. 2008. Our Undemocratic Constitution: Where the Constitution Goes Wrong (And How We the People Can Correct It). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

McCarty, Nolan, Keith Poole, and Howard Rosenthal. 2006. Polarized America: The Dance of Ideology and Unequal Riches. Cambridge: MIT Press.