Timeroom: Fall 2024

Displaying 11 - 20 of 31 Results for: Subject = POLT

POLT 523 (01) - American Political Thought

American Political Thought

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 13182
Introduces the student to the key questions about politics and government asked and answered by American thinkers and actors, as well as the ways in which those "answers" have shaped our institutions and political processes. Emphasizes the idea of property.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Tama Andrews
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 11:10am - 12:30pm HORT 304

POLT 524 (01) - Politics and Literature

Politics and Literature

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 16186
This course examines classical and contemporary works of literature to explore perennial issues in the study of politics, such as: exceptionalism, individualism, justice, and equality.
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Susan Siggelakis
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MWF 1:10pm - 2:00pm HORT 204

POLT 549 (01) - The Politics of Markets

The Politics of Markets

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16474
This course surveys some major debates in comparative political economy, focusing especially on the creation, evolution, and reform of market institutions. The course emphasizes the ways in which the market is embedded in social and political institutions. Main topics include: 1) Theoretical foundations of political economy, 2) Patterns of industrialization, 3) Capitalist institutions in contemporary industrialized countries, 4) Challenges of development, 5) Transitions from communism to a market economy, and current challenges facing capitalism.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Elizabeth Carter
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 12:40pm - 2:00pm HORT 207

POLT 550 (01) - Comparative Government and Society

Comparative Government&Society

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 16187
Introduces students to key concepts and themes in comparative politics through the study of revolutions, ideologies, institutions, and/or social movements. This course compares interactions between citizens and their governments in various types of democracies as well as authoritarian regimes, and spans industrialized and developing countries.
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Madhavi Devasher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HORT 207

POLT 551 (01) - Ethnicity ,Violence, Democracy

Ethnicity ,Violence, Democracy

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16188
What is ethnic identity and why do ethnic differences result in violence? Are diverse societies prone to conflict? The course provides a broad perspective to these questions by examining diversity and conflict in the Middle East, Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America and the US. Racial and ethnic politics in the US, while not a primary focus, are compared to identity and conflict in other countries. Students will understand how identity evolves and shapes the world.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Madhavi Devasher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 204

POLT 559 (01) - Comparative Politics of the Middle East

Comp Politics of Middle East

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 16189
Examines the dynamics of political and economic change in states and societies of the Middle East. Covers state formation, nationalism and colonialism, authoritarianism and opposition movements, and the origins of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Instructors: Jeannie Sowers
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am HORT 304

POLT 568 (01) - International Security

International Security

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 16190
Explores central issues related to security in international politics, including: intelligence collection, emerging technologies, the rise and fall of major interstate wars, nuclear weapons, climate change, terrorism, civil wars, and coercion.
Prerequisite(s): POLT 403
Instructors: Jen Spindel
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 11:10am - 12:30pm HORT 204

POLT 602D (01) - Internship

Internship

Credits: 2.0 to 12.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
CRN: 10773
Field experience in governmental or nongovernmental organization at the local, state, national, or international level. Arrangements must be made through the political science department. Open to juniors and seniors with at least 3.2 GPA. Permission from the undergraduate curriculum committee of the department is required. From 2 to 12 credits maybe taken.
Section Comments: Students must contact instructor for correct section and course reference number.
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Senior
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 Hours Arranged TBA

POLT 696 (01) - Independent Study

Independent Study

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 16818
Designed to meet special interests of students and instructors in exploring issues in political science. Upon satisfying eligibility requirements set forth by departmental guidelines (in departmental office and online), students must have the approval of a faculty sponsor. Students submit the form and all supporting evidence by mid-semester prior to the planned semester of independent study for departmental approval. Does not meet the major's four field-course requirement; maximum of eight (8) credits can be counted toward the non-field major requirements.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Andrew Smith
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 Hours Arranged TBA

POLT 700 (01) - Political Science Pro-Seminar

Political Science Pro-Seminar

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   7  
CRN: 14816
Familiarizes students with political science as a profession. Briefly surveys the scope of the discipline in terms of the substantive fields and methodological approaches. Examines the logic of research design and explores diverse methods of inquiry (e.g., archival, experimental, case study, comparative analysis, field study, survey, etc.), including the process of generating a presentable research paper.
Cross listed with : POLT 800.01
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Lawrence C. Reardon
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 M 3:10pm - 6:00pm HORT 310