Offered this spring, MW 12-3:20 p.m.
This course fulfills two General Education requirements -- Social and Behavioral Sciences foundations, and World Perspectives.
In the preface to his Essentials of Comparative Politics textbook, Patrick O'Neil argues that major political transformations in recent decades make it “increasingly difficult to sustain the notion that any nation can function without a good understanding of the billions of people who live outside its borders. We ignore the world at our peril.”
This is THE course to help you become a much more informed person about recent developments in the politics of a wide variety of countries.