1. The State as an organization.
2. The actors of the democratic state:
a. Matches: political leadership, organizations, venues, internal currents, ... (Michels, ...)
b. Types of games.
c. Trade unions, employers and lobbyists.
d. The media.
f. Cabinets and think tanks as processors ideas.
3. Public opinion
g. Survey analysis. Practical cases.
h. Distinguishing good and bad polls.
i. Analysis of election results. Electoral maps.
4. Political discourse as the structuring of public opinion (modern synthesis of ideologies)