FOUNDATIONS OF MODERN POLITICS in Fall 2020 (PO1011B)

What is politics - the quest for the common good or who gets what, when, and how? We study what defines politics in the modern age: states and nations in the international system, collective action and representation in mass societies, trajectories of democracy and dictatorship, politics and development in the context of capitalism. The course will introduce the student to the concerns, the language and the methods of Political Science.

Term: 
Fall 2020
Discipline: 
PO (Politics)
Credits: 
4 credits
Type: 
GE110
Level: 
Undergraduate
Can be taken twice for credit?: 
No
Exam Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 17:30
Pre-requisites: 
None
Co-requisites: 
None

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