Course Offerings in Political Science

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blue dotGL261 Comparative Politics Pre: None
Examines the political systems of numerous countries throughout Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Africa. Explores the concepts and principles of comparative political analysis.

 
blue dotGL262 International Relations Pre: None
Analyzes the structures, actors, and major problems (e.g., warfare, economic interdependence, poverty) of the global system. Explores alternatives for solving these problems.

 
blue dotGL 363 Politics of the Global Economy Pre: None
Analyzes the political aspects of global economic relationships. Reviews the dominant theoretical approaches, concepts, and major issues (e.g., trade relations, globalization, the role of international organizations, etc.) in the international political economy.

 
blue dotGL 366 The European Union Pre: None
Examines the historical development of European integration and current EU institutions, politics, and policy (economic, social, and foreign).

 
blue dotSL 261 American Politics and Government Pre: None
Examines the ideology, culture, political processes, institutions, and public policy of the American democratic system.

 
blue dotSL 363 European Politics and Government Pre: None
Examines the ideology, culture, political processes, institutions, and public policy of selected European political systems.

 
blue dotSL 366 America's Future Pre: None
Examines the key political, economic, and security challenges facing the United States in a changing global environment.

 
blue dotVA 466 Seminar on Politics and Values Pre: None
Examines key questions of political values through an exploration of classical and contemporary political thought. These ideas are then applied to current public policy issues to help clarify positions on basic issues of political philosophy.

 
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