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Undergraduate Course Details
Number POL 311
Title The New American Conservatism
Credits 3.0
Distribution W/DIII/V


This course will analyze the development of post-World War II American conservatism (including elements of the New Right) theoretically and organizationally. Emphasis will be on its main trends, differing interpretations of its role in American politics, contradictions within the movement, and its future. Three lecture hours per week.