Psychology of Politics
|POL 2310||3 Quarter Hours|
|Course Level||CPS - Undergraduate Quarter|
|Description||Examines how peopleâ€™s political beliefs and attitudes are shaped and what needs and wants people bring into the political process. Considers â€œhuman nature,â€ its impact on society, and whether a nonrepressive society is possible. Focuses on the political implications of such psychological categories as personality, attitudes, beliefs, opinions, sublimation, and repression and the psychological factors behind obedience to authority, propaganda, and political socialization.|
PrerequisitesStudents should refer to the Registrar’s Course Catalog for course prerequisite information.
Course SectionsThere are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.