Tufts OpenCourseware
Session   Type Title  
1 Lecture Introduction to the course
2 Lecture What normative theories underpin the field?
3 Lecture The Legislative Branch: How does a bill become law?
4 Lecture Setting the agenda, normative theories continued
5 Lecture The Executive Branch: How does a law become a rule?
6 Lecture What role do interest groups play in policymaking?
7 Lecture What is the significance of problem framing and issue formation?
8 Lecture The Budget and Appropriations Processes
9 Lecture Can we control the state through various policy instruments?
10 Lecture What is the role of leadership and followership in complex organizations?
11 Lecture The Judicial Branch
12 Lecture Alternative Mechanisms for Negotiating Policy
13 Lecture Press, the Fourth Branch?