UT Dallas 2012 Undergraduate Catalog

PSCI4349 - The Politics of the Bureaucratic Process

PSCI 4349 The Politics of the Bureaucratic Process (3 semester hours) This course analyzes the role of administrative agencies in democratic policy making. Discusses the internal, procedural determinants of policy decision making as well as the interactions between administrative agencies and other branches of government. Topics may include the development of the contemporary administrative state, administrative rule making, and control of administrative processes by Congress, the president, and the judiciary. (3-0) R