POL SCI NOTES Exam 1

POL SCI NOTES Exam 1 - POL SCI NOTES 8.30.2007 State and...

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POL SCI NOTES 8.30.2007 State and local governments play a huge role in domestic policies. Foreign is controlled by federal government. 4 threads: 1) After WWII reform at state and local government level. 2) State and local government play vital role in economic development. 3) ideological conflict over policy preferences 4) social conflict : ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual preference 1 st thread: Post WWII efficiency of state and local government. couldn’t deal with great depression increased population, US now world power. (post 9/11 – reform of state and local government): who has the responsibility?, George bush as governor = 1 st time all offices were republican 2 nd States try to create industry : Boeing wants to create new airline, help create economic growth/ stability for US 3 rd : Ideology Politics alignment – both parties starts to look similar. “catch – all parties”: vague policy reference, not able to distinguish between 2.
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course HIST 207 taught by Professor Heath during the Fall '07 term at Texas A&M.

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POL SCI NOTES Exam 1 - POL SCI NOTES 8.30.2007 State and...

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