January 2014

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28  Introductory lecture

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30   Introduction to Politics  R1, R2, R3, R4, SOTU 2014

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February 2014

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

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Saturday

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3  course requirements quiz due 6pm

4 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 February 4 covers readings assigned 1/30 and 2/4.

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

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13  Federalism  G3

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18  R1, R2, R3, R4

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

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

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

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March 2014

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

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Political Socialization  G6 (203-228), R1

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

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13  Media  G7, R1  GC 50-53

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18  c46, c47,  R1, R2, R3

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

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Spring Recess

 

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April 2014

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Saturday

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

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

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10  Campaign Money G10 (419-426),c65,  R1, R2, R3, R4 GC 84-89

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15  Interest Groups G11, c60, c62,  R1

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17  R1, R2, R3, R4

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22  Legislature G12, GC 97-115

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24  R1, R2, R3, R4, R5

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29  Executive G13, R1, R2, GC 119-136

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May 2014

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1  c30, R1, R2, R3,  R4

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

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8   Judiciary G15,   Canon pages 589-594, R1

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13  GC 139-154, c42

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

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20  final lecture test for web students

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