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Paul Parker, Ph.D.
professor of Political Science
editor, Law and Politics Book Review

Truman State University
Kirksville, MO 63501

Office Hours, Spring 2013

MWF 9-915; MW 1025-11:40;1-2:25;    Fri 10:25-11:15  Tu 3-4

or by Appt

Courses: Spring 2013

  • Pol 161 (01) American National Government mwf  9:30-10:20

Required Books:
  1. Understanding American Politics and Government   Brief Edition/ 2 edition Coleman, Goldstein and Howell
  2. Kolbert, Field Notes from a Catastrophe
  • Pol 460  (01) Senior Seminar (with Prof. Edwards        T/R 12:00-1:20

All Readings on Blackboard

  • JINs 300  (02) Cultural Crossroads: The American West     T/Th  1:30-2:50

Required Books

  1. Limerick, Legacy of Conquest
  2. Glennon, Water Follies
  3. White, Its Your Misfortune and None of My Own

Documents and Policies relating to these course may be found by accessing Blackboard via Truview.

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