Synthesis of American constitutional and economic principles and patterns of historical development.
Satisfies Brigham Young University core American Heritage requirement. Tutoring is available for this course through BYU Independent Study.
Prerequisite: 
None
Course Outline: 
  1. The Problem of Government
  2. City Upon a Hill
  3. The English Legacy
  4. A Conflict of Interests/Founding of a Market Economy
  5. The American Revolution
  6. Designing Government
  7. Starting the Engine of Government
  8. From Unity to Political Parties
  9. The Founding and Historical Change
  10. Empire of Liberty
  11. Finishing the Founding
  12. The Rise of Government/Market Weaknesses
  13. America and the World
  14. Living with Judicial Review
  15. America's Founding Heritage