Political science (aa, as) political science, associate of arts (aa) this degree program is offered at augusta, columbus, fairburn, fayetteville, milledgeville. The political science program challenges students to develop an analytical approach to political problems and to hone skills that serve as strong foundations for a wide variety of careers studying both the data and philosophy of politics, our students develop knowledge and skills that will serve th. This course looks at key concepts pertaining to state-society relations in the arab world as they have evolved in regional intellectual and political debates since the 1990s citizenship, minority rights, freedom of expression, freedom of association, the rule of law, government accountability, independence of the judiciary, civil-military relations, and democratic transition will be among the. Political poopee science is a branch of social science that deals with the theory and practice of politics and the description and analysis of political systems and political behavior there are many fields and subfields of political science, including but not limited to. The department of political science is the ideal home for students interested in politics, international affairs and important issues like health care, the environment and civil rights you’ll study political theory and debate how power and resources should be allocated in society.
The political science society is the organization of all political science majors and minors at temple university the association represents the opinions and interests of political science. Julia north, jd (political science) courses taught : american constitutional law i & ii, family law, women and the law, torts, intro to law, legal research, legal writing, intro. Unc political science silent sam statement october 1, 2018 a decisive majority of the faculty in the department of political science support the statement of the council of chairs in the college of arts and sciences adopted on august 27, 2018 and strongly oppose the return.
Major concepts and theoretical approaches in comparative politics comparative party systems, electoral systems, political institutions, state-society relations, democratization, and political culture. Avery goldstein department of political science university of pennsylvania philadelphia, pa 19104-6215 tel: 215-898-7647 fax: 215-573-2073 [email protected] Political science is the study of government and politics the major is divided into four areas: american politics, international politics, comparative politics, and political theory a variety of courses is offered in each of these areas. The department of political science offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to provide a thorough understanding of politics while providing a foundation for careers in government, law, education, business, and other fields in addition to courses on political ideas, behavior, and institutions at the local, state, national, and international levels, the curriculum is divided into four areas.
Prereq: political science and open option majors only prereq: pol s 215 or pol s 241 political institutions and processes in great britain and northern ireland emphasis on parliament, executive and monarchy, and public policies, including devotion. Guy grossman is an associate professor at the political science department at the university of pennsylvania his research interests fall under the broad category of political economy of development, with a regional focus on sub-saharan africa. Political science / faculty faculty faculty name title phone email office location karisa cloward: associate professor: chair of political science department eugene mcelvaney professor of political science director of public policy: carr collins hall 215.
Political science mpa 200 administration and society mpa 215 state and local government state and local government will prepare students to understand the history of these governmental units and how they interact with the federal government legislatures, executives, courts and city, and county councils are studied, particularly in terms. The political science department offers a bachelor of arts degree in political science, a master of public administration, and, in collaboration with other departments, a phd in public policy. The political science program consists of 30 semester hours which must include american national government (pol 112), statistics (ssd 215), international relations (pol 213), research methods (pol 217), political theory (pol 316), and comparative politics (pol 442.
Poli 491 directed studies in political science (3 credits) prerequisite: see nb number (3) and permission of the undergraduate program director this special reading course is designed in conjunction with a faculty member to explore topics and themes in a specific research area of interest to the student and faculty member. The political science minor emphasizes the interdependence of domestic politics and international relations in the age of globalization the minor brings together components of american politics, international relations, and comparative politics to provide students with both national and global perspectives on politics. A subreddit to discuss political science postings about current events are fine, as long as there is a political science angle rationality and coherent argument are encouraged, whereas ideological flamewars are strongly discouraged.