Dr. Kris A. Beck
Professor of Political Science
Department of History & Political Science

Office: Russell 103A
Office Telephone Number: (678) 359-5032

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ADVISEMENT

Political Science Advisement Worksheet

General Advisement

 

General Class Materials:

Presentation Instructions

Grading Expectations

Final Exam Schedule Fall 2017

 

American Government: MW, TR

Syllabus

Additional Readings

Study Notes

Discussion 6 Due Friday, September 22

Quiz 4 due Friday, September 22 over the Senate

Discussion 7 Due Friday, September 29

Quiz 5 Due Friday, September 29 over the presidency

Discussion 8 Due Friday, October 6

Quiz 6 Due Friday, October 6 over the courts

Exam 2 Wednesday, October 11 for MW; Thursday, October 12 for TR over Congress, presidency, & courts

 

State and Local Government: M

Syllabus

Additional Readings

Study Notes

Discussion 6 Due Friday, September 22

Quiz 4 Due Friday, September 22 over parties

Discussion 7 Due Friday, September 29

Quiz 5 Due Friday, September 29 over legislatures

Discussion 8 Due Friday, October 6

Quiz 6 Due Friday, October 6 over governors

Discussion 9 Due Friday, October 13

Discussion 10 Due Friday, October 20

Quiz 7 Due Friday, October 20 over courts

 

 

 

Previous Classes

Global Issues:

The Politics of the Apocalypse

Introduction to Environmental Politics

The Politics of International Terrorism

Citizens and Citizenship in Communities

Fiction as Political Theory

 

Links:

General Political Information

http://www.usa.gov/                                                                                                                                   

http://www.politico.com/                                                                                                                                          

http://www.bartleby.com/                      

http://www.politics1.com/                                                                                                                                        

http://www.electoral-vote.com/

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/index.html                                                                                                  

http://cagw.org/

http://www.educationindex.com/poli_sci/                              

http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/constitution_founding_fathers.html

 

Institutions

President

http://www.whitehouse.gov/                                                                                                                                   

http://www.ibiblio.org/lia/president/pres-home.html                                                                               

http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/life/

http://www.americanrhetoric.com/newtop100speeches.htm

http://www.americanpresidents.org/presidents/yearschedule.asp

http://www.museum.tv/debateweb/html/index.htm

http://www.voices.com/articles/tv/top-ten-presidential-speeches.html

http://www.talktotucker.com/resources/the-presidents-home-the-white-house/

Congress

http://www.senate.gov/                                                                                                                                            

http://www.house.gov/                                                                               

http://corporate.cq.com/wmspage.cfm?parm1=12 

http://www.congress.org/congressorg/home/                           

http://www.youtube.com/househub                                                                                                                  

http://www.youtube.com/senatehub

http://xroads.virginia.edu/~CAP/cap_home.html                    

Supreme Court

http://www.supremecourtus.gov/                                                         

http://supct.law.cornell.edu/supct/justices/fullcourt.html    

https://www.oyez.org/cases/2016                    

Foundations

http://www.constitution.org/constit_.htm                                                                    

http://www.constitutioncenter.org/explore/FoundingDocuments/index.shtml     

http://www.founding.com/                                                                           

 http://www.law.ou.edu/hist/

http://www.iep.utm.edu/                                                                                

http://plato.stanford.edu/contents.html  

http://www.ourdocuments.gov/content.php?flash=true&page=milestone

http://www.nccs.net/                                                                                        

http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speechbank.htm                         

http://www.constitution.org/                                                                        

 http://www.teacheroz.com/generalUS.htm

News Media Outlets

http://www.nbcnews.com/                                                                            

http://www.nytimes.com/

http://www.washingtonpost.com/                                                             

http://www.cnn.com/

http://nationaljournal.com/                                                                        

http://www.loc.gov/chroniclingamerica/

http://www.c-span.org/

Interest Groups

http://www.space.com/                                                                               

http://www.nwf.org/

http://www.votesmart.org/                                                                        

http://www.fairvote.org/                                                                  

http://www.commoncause.org                                                                    

 http://www.opensecrets.org/

 http://www.adl.org/                                                                                    

 http://www.splcenter.org/

Political Parties

http://www.rnc.org/                                                                                     

http://www.democrats.org

http://www.lp.org/

http://www.constitutionparty.com/                                                           

http://www.reformparty.org/                                   

http://www.politics1.com/parties.htm

Campaigns & Elections

http://www.fec.gov/                                                                                                 

http://www.fec.gov/pages/bcra/bcra_update.shtml

http://livingroomcandidate.movingimage.us/                                           

http://www.govexec.com/

http://www.law.stanford.edu/publications/projects/campaignfinance/

Bureaucracy

http://www.thecre.com/fedlaw/default.htm                                             

http://www.gao.gov/                                                                                              

http://www.nathannewman.org/nbs/                                                             

State Politics

http://www.loc.gov/rr/news/stategov/stategov.html                             

http://www.statelocalgov.net/index.cfm                                                        

www.ga.gov

Environment

http://www.time.com/time/goinggreen?cnn=yes

Political Science Associations

https://www.apsanet.org/                                                                               

http://www.political-theory.org/                                                                

http://www.spsa.net/

http://www.psa.ac.uk/                                                               

http://www.mpsanet.org/

Various Political Websites

http://politicalhumor.about.com/library/blmultimedia.htm                 

http://matrix.msu.edu/resources/audio.html                                         

http://www.digital-librarian.com/audio.html

http://www.cambridgeeducational.com/subject/1710/Social_Studies.aspx 

http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/nsa/cuba_mis_cri/                             

http://www.hpol.org/

http://www.ssa.gov/history/history.html

http://americanhistory.si.edu/perfectunion/experience/index.html

http://www.earthstation1.com/Martin_Luther_King.html

http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speeches/mlkihaveadream.htm

http://www.propagandacritic.com/                                                           

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/jimcrow/stories_people.html

http://www.itvs.org/9.11/

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