Catalog Year : 2021-22


Political Science

Political Science


POLS 5216 E01 - Gun Policy
Credits: 3.00
Gun control policy is one of the most contentious policy issues in not just the United States, but in other advanced democracies of the world. This class is designed to analyze and assess why gun control policy exists in its current state. The course will explore a variety of arguments for the current state of gun control policy. By the end of the semester students should be able to analyze and evaluate how culture, agenda setting and formulation, institutions and policy making, interest groups, the media, parties, elections, public opinion, and other factors shape gun control policy in the United States.

Lecture: 3.00
College: University College
Department: Civic Engagement & Public Svc.
Campus Distance Learning Technology
Start Date JAN 09, 2021 End Date MAY 11, 2021
Days Taught TBA Time of Day TBA Location TBA TBA
Instructor(s):Anthony  Fleming Open Seats:3 of 15 as of 01/24/2022 08:46:24
Additional Information: Instructional Method: 100% Online (E)
    Course taught 100% online using CourseDen and no face-to-face meetings. Students must have Internet access. Students should check CourseDen on the first day of class for assignments. If you have trouble logging into CourseDen or cannot see your section, please contact UWG Online at 678-839-6248, or visit their website at uwgonline.westga.edu.
For info on services and costs see the online student guide.