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Political Economy I

This is the first term of a two-semester, multidisciplinary core sequence exploring the basic philosophical, social, political, and economic underpinnings of public policy development, through a series of discrete units. It is taught primarily from a historical and theoretical perspective. Major units include the theory of scientific inquiry; views of human nature; the history of ideologies and institutions; theories of freedom and justice; the conservative, liberal, and radical paradigms regarding the role of the state, race, ethnicity, gender and class. (Course offered in the fall only.)

Offered in:

2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1215 Tu
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM
Zurn,Christopher Frederick M03-0415
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 12
Enrolled: 7
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate degree student in Public Policy or graduate student with permission of instructor
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