Games, Strategy, and Politics

Offered every year. 4 points. Theories of political strategy with emphasis on the theory of games. Uses of strategy in defense and deterrence policies of nations, guerrilla warfare of revolutionaries and terrorists, bargaining and negotiation processes, coalitions and the enforcement of collective action, and voting in committees and elections. Secrecy and deception as political strategies and uses of power, with some applications outside political science.

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Section

Instructor

Schedule

Location

Fall 2018

1
Christopher Schwarz
M: 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM 194M 301
1
Christopher Schwarz
W: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM 194M 308
1
Steven J Brams
MW: 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM SILV 208