POLS 435 Topics in Comparative Politics
Content: Advanced seminar focusing on problems and concepts in comparative politics. Specific content varies; examples of topics include state failure and civil war, electoral competition and legislative behavior, migration and integration, institutional design, and ethnicity and nationalism. Assignments are organized around a substantial seminar paper (25 pages or longer).
Prerequisites: POLS 102.
Restrictions: Senior standing required.
Usually offered: Every third year, spring semester.
Semester credits: 4.