2014-2015 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
PLS 103 - Issues in World Politics
Analysis and discussion of contemporary issues in world politics as a vehicle for introducing core concepts in comparative politics, such as democracy, dictatorship, civil society, power, nationalism, political economy, social policy, identity politics, and development. Students will gain basic familiarity with the institutions, actors, and processes that influence world politics. Fulfills Foundations - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Fulfills Cultures - World Perspectives. Offered every semester.