What are the merits in political symbolism? How does the study of myths, symbols, and the appropriation of cultural values and ideas help political elites cope with rapid social change? How does it help shape and (re)orient preferences among individuals and groups? Finally, what additional questions does political symbolism raise for researchers, and what additional criteria does it suggest we examine.
10-15 pages, MLA Format using the files provided for basis of information and citations (word document cited as “class notes”