POLS 404 URBAN POLITICS (3-0-3)(F/S). An inquiry into different urban political systems and issues. Included are investigations into different governing arrangements in urban jurisdictions, including variations in electoral structures, types of governing bodies, and different government structures. Also included is an analysis of the role of political parties and interest groups, as well as urban issues such as transportation, waste disposal, service delivery, and financing. PREREQ: POLS 300 or URBAN 200 or PERM/INST. Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisite: POLS 300 or URBAN 200 or permission of instructor.