New Class: Political and Civic Engagement, PLAP 3500

Carah Ong Whaley Political and Civic EngagementInstructor: Carah Ong Whaley

This course analyzes and applies scholarship to understand the role of civil society in American political processes. We will study the role and impact of American political and civic organizations and institutions in the local and national context. To connect theory and practice, coursework entails research, engagement in political and civic organizations and working with others from a range of perspectives to better understand public issues.