Students must post at least one 20 line comment that expresses their perspectives regarding the relationship between the theories and practices of Intergovernmental Relations.
Early Theory and Practice of American Federalism.
A.Forming a Federalist Republic.
1.Native American Examples of Federalism and their impact.
2.The Constitutional Convention of 1787.
A.The "Small State" Plan.
B.The "Large State" Plan.
C.The “Mixed” Plan of Compromise.
3.The Federal Governmental as an Arena for Discussion.
B.Intergovernmental Relationships in 19th Century America: The Concept of Dual Federalism.
1.Issues in a Growing Union: Succession and Expansion.
2.The Impact of the Civil War on Intergovernmental Relationships.