Assessed Essay Titles

  1. What can the abortion debate or the gun laws teach us about the American way of doing government and politics?
  2. Examine the political and constitutional impact of Congress’s attempts to reform itself.
  3. Are the limits on the president more political than constitutional?
  4. ‘Volatility and apathy are the two main characteristics of voting behaviour in America.’ Discuss.
  5. Account for the durability of the US Constitution.

Reminder: submission date is 4pm on Monday 15 November 2010.