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Special Topics in Politics

Description:
Intensive study of topics in politics. Course content varies each semester.

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2015 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6060 TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Bussiere,Elizabeth W01-0047
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 23
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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02 6061 TuTh
12:30 PM - 01:45 PM
Brown,Joseph Matthew M02-0214
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 14
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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03 6272 W
05:30 PM - 08:15 PM
O'Brien,Erin Elizabeth H04-0031
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 30
Enrolled: 23
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6109 TuTh
12:30 PM - 01:45 PM
Brown,Joseph Matthew M01-0207
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 50
Enrolled: 27
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: This course surveys the most prominent themes in philosophical and scientific thought about international relations. It will give special consideration to the historical evolution of international relations scholarship, and |
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02 6110 TuTh
02:00 PM - 03:15 PM
Kowert,Paul Andrew M03-0430
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/06/2016 - 12/14/2016
Capacity: 50
Enrolled: 19
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: This course examines the way countries make their foreign policy. It considers the international, domestic, and even interpersonal settings in which policymakers pursue their goals in different countries. Understanding thes|
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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 5995 MWF
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Brown,Joseph Matthew W01-0005
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 50
Enrolled: 51
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: This course examines fundamental questions about the political phenomenon known as terrorism: What is terrorism? Who engages in it? What do they hope to achieve? Who supports or opposes terrorism? What are the effects of terr|
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02 5996 MWF
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Zhang,Wu M03-0430
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 50
Enrolled: 13
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: This course analyzes China's political and economic interactions with the international system between 1949 and the present, covering both China's domestic politics and its foreign policy. Part I of the course explains why Ch|
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03 5997 TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Jurkovich,Michelle Diane M01-0207
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 50
Enrolled: 33
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes: There is enough food on the planet to feed everyone, and yet currently approximately 875 million people go hungry. Why is this, the case? This course explores the politics of international food security, dividing the semeste|
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