The Department of Government
The Department of Government

Christine Bird

JD, Oklahoma City University School of Law (2016), MA, Government, The University of Texas at Austin (2018), BA, Political Science, University of Oklahoma (2013)

Christine Bird



Courts, Law and Politics, Judicial Politics, Civil Rights, Agendas, Public Policy


GOV 310L • American Government

38090 • Spring 2019
Meets TTH 8:00AM-9:30AM MEZ B0.306

This course is an introduction to American government and politics.  While the main focus is on the national level, additional attention is paid to the state and local governments of Texas. Topics will include U.S. political history, political institutions, elections, public opinion, rights and freedoms, and public policy issues.

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    The University of Texas at Austin
    158 W 21st ST STOP A1800
    Batts Hall 2.116
    Austin, TX 78712-1704