23/05/2013 - The Political System of the United States of America

Department of International Relations and European Studies is proud to present a seminar – Dr. Birgit Oldopp, of Helmut-Schmidt-Universität/Universität der Bundeswehr Hamburg – "The Political System of the United States of America".

In this short seminar we look at the differences between parliamentary and presidential systems, the special or characteristic features of the government in the United States, the Congress, the President, and the Supreme Court. The seminar will also discuss American Constitutional System of Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances.

When: Thursday, May 23, 15–16:00

Where: MUP Strašnice Building, room 016