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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: POL                                     Course Number: 210                                    
Course Title: Comparative Urban Political Systems
Subject: Political Science
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Cross-national study of urban government systems and policy processes. Examination of the politics of local service delivery including local policing, housing, education and urban development. Comparison of the local political impacts made by national policies, private sector interests, party politics and the varying roles of city executives, legislators and urban political systems.

Prerequisite: ENG 101 and GOV 101.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: