Who Gets Represented?

Semester: 

Spring

Offered: 

2021

Who serves in Congress and other legislatures, and do the backgrounds of politicians affect how policies are decided and which policies get adopted? This seminar explores the political representation of different groups in society, and the consequences of representation for policy outcomes. Topics include the representation of women, racial and ethnic minorities, LGBTQ+, religious groups, geographic regions, class interests, and other social divisions.

 

Additional Information

Faculty: Daniel Smith
Semester: Full Spring Term
Time: TBA
GOV 94RP