Comparative Politics

Offered every semester. 4 points. Major concepts, approaches, problems, and literature in the field of comparative politics. Methodology of comparative politics, the classical theories, and the more recent behavioral revolution. Reviews personality, social structure, socialization, political culture, and political parties. Major approaches such as group theory, structural-functionalism, systems analysis, and communications theory and evaluation of the relevance of political ideology; national character; elite and class analysis; and problems of conflict, violence, and internal war.

Course Information

POL-UA 500

Undergraduate

4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

1
Sean Kates
F: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM; W: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM 194M 210
1
Sergey Sanovich
M: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM 194M 210
1
Sergey Sanovich
R: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM SILV 514
1
Ye Wang
W: 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM 194M 210
1
Ye Wang
R: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM 194M 308
1
Joshua Tucker
MW: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM 19W4 101

Spring 2018

1
Abraham Samuel Aldama Navarrete
F: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM; R: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM 194M 308
1
Mariana Teresa Alvarado Chavez
M: 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM 194M 210
1
Mariana Teresa Alvarado Chavez
R: 4:55 PM - 6:10 PM 194M 301
1
Gwyneth C Hartman-McClendon
MW: 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM CANT 101