September 2013

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

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Saturday

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3  Introductory Lecture

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Introduction to Politics  R1, R2, R3, R4

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10  Political Knowledge and Values G1 (Ginsberg chapter 1( 3-16, 23-30) c4 (Canon, chapter 4 “Sworn Again Americans”) c619-622 (canon, pages 619-622), Declaration of Independence), R1, R2 Note: quiz of September 10 covers readings assigned 9/5 and 9/10.

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12  Issues of Immigration and Ethnicity G1 (16-23), GC  (Governing California) pages 9-13, 222-224), c5, (that is Canon, pages 37-41), R1, R2, R3

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17  The Federal Constitution G2,  Canon pages, 629-641, R1

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19  Federalism  G3

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24  R1, R2, R3, R4

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26  Canon, pages 594-601, 612-618, GC 217-222,224-230, R1

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October 2013

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Saturday

Civil Liberties G4, Canon pages 643-645,   R1, R2, R3, R4

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Civil Rights G5 (pages 155-190), Canon, pages 601-605, 605-608, R1, R2, R3

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Direct Democracy GC 19-33, 74-76 R1, R2, R3

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10  Political Socialization  G6 (203-228), R1

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15  Public Opinion G6 (228-244). c44, 45, R1, R2

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17  Media  G7, R1  GC 50-53

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22  c46, c47,  R1, R2, R3

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24  Voting , G8, c50, c51, c53,   R1, R2, GC 89-93

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29  Political Parties G9  (339-355, 360-372), GC 59-71

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31  R1, R2, R3, R4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 2013

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Saturday

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Elections G10 (379-418), R1, R2, R3 GC 71-73

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Campaign Money G10 (419-426),c65,  R1, R2, R3 GC 84-89

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12  Interest Groups G11, c60, c62,  R1

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14 Legislature G12, GC 97-115

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19  R1, R2, R3, R4, R5

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21  Executive G13, R1, R2, GC 119-136

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26  c30, R1, R2, R3,  R4

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28  Thanksgiving Holiday

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December 2013

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Saturday

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Bureaucracy  G14 (555-569, 577-588), c36, 37

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G15,   Canon pages 589-594, R1

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10  GC 139-154, c42

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12  last day of instruction, classroom test at end of class session, last day for extra credit posting

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