The department strives to understand what is at stake for the quality of human life in political decision-making. Students can major or minor in political science, or minor in international relations and public policy. Courses explore and evaluate political power relations in reference to values like fairness and justice.
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Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Professor Ed Tronick was one of the first to show babies are affected by their parents' emotions.Read More ›