Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

POL3073 Supreme Court [3].

An introduction to the complexities of judicial politics and behavior through focusing on empirical research on the Unites States Supreme Court, in addition to lower federal and state courts and foreign judiciaries. Course covers over a host of topics, including decision making by judges, the litigation strategies of interest groups, staffing the bench, as well as how courts shape and are shaped by public opinion.