PA 645. Seminar in Founding Fathers and American Thought.
Prerequisite: completion of nine hours of MPA core courses or permission of the instructor. This course provides a comprehensive understanding of the political thought of the founding fathers and the core theoretical concepts and principles of Western political theory that formed the American constitution. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to understand the American founding fathers and American political thought and their relationship to public administration and the American political process and intergovernmental policy more fully.