A study of the basic principles and concepts of political science.

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    Spring 2018Instructor: Karol SoltanView: Syllabus
    Spring 2017Instructor: Karol SoltanView: Syllabus
    Spring 2016Instructor: Karol SoltanView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: Karol SoltanView: Syllabus

A comprehensive study of national government in the United States.

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    Fall 2017Instructor: Patrick C. WohlfarthView: Syllabus
    Spring 2017Instructor: Kris MilerView: Syllabus
    Fall 2016Instructor: Stella RouseView: Syllabus
    Fall 2015Instructor: Kris Miler
    Spring 2015Instructor: Patrick C. WohlfarthView: Syllabus

An introduction to the theories of rational choice including theories of negotiation and bargaining, elections and voting in democracies, community organizing and the contrast between the roles and performances of government and market.

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    Spring 2018Instructor: Piotr SwistakView: Syllabus
    Fall 2017Instructor: Piotr SwistakView: Syllabus
    Spring 2017Instructor: Piotr SwistakView: Syllabus
    Fall 2015Instructor: Piotr Swistak
    Spring 2015Instructor: Piotr Swistak

No description available.

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    Fall 2017Instructor: John McCauleyView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: John McCauley

Focus on three processes of international environmental policy development- identifying problems, negotiating solutions, and implementing agreements- through a range of case studies, including global climate change.

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    Spring 2018Instructor: Jennifer WallaceView: Syllabus
    Spring 2017Instructor: Jennifer WallaceView: Syllabus
    Fall 2016Instructor: Jennifer HaddenView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: Carla Abdo-KatsipisView: Syllabus

Serves as one of the two capstone courses for the Minor in International Development and Conflict Management. Focuses on advanced theory and the practice and profession of international development and is designed to provide students an introduction to, and a chance to engage with, a core set of practical skills relevant to the field.

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    Fall 2015Instructor: Stacy J. KoskoView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: Stacy J. KoskoView: Syllabus
    Fall 2014Instructor: Stacy J. KoskoView: Syllabus
    Spring 2014Instructor: Stacy J. KoskoView: Syllabus

An examination of various topics relating to elections; the focus includes the legal structure under which elections are conducted, the selection and nomination process, the conduct of election campaigns, and patterns of political participation and voting choice in different types of elections.

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    Fall 2017Instructor: James GimpelView: Syllabus
    Spring 2017Instructor: James GimpelView: Syllabus
    Fall 2016Instructor: Eric M. UslanerView: Syllabus
    Fall 2015Instructor: Lilliana Mason
    Spring 2015Instructor: Eric M. UslanerView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: James Gimpel

An examination of various topics relating to elections; the focus includes the legal structure under which elections are conducted, the selection and nomination process, the conduct of election campaigns, and patterns of political participation and voting choice in different types of elections.

Course Offerings:
    Fall 2017Instructor: James GimpelView: Syllabus
    Spring 2017Instructor: James GimpelView: Syllabus
    Fall 2016Instructor: Eric M. UslanerView: Syllabus
    Fall 2015Instructor: Lilliana Mason
    Spring 2015Instructor: Eric M. UslanerView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: James Gimpel

A survey of the principal political theories set forth in the works of writers before Machiavelli.

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    Spring 2017Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus
    Spring 2016Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus
    Fall 2015Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus

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    Fall 2016Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus
    Spring 2016Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus
    Fall 2015Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: C. Fred AlfordView: Syllabus

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    Fall 2017Instructor: Vladimir TismaneanuView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: Vladimir TismaneanuView: Syllabus

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    Spring 2018Instructor: Stella RouseView: Syllabus
    Spring 2015Instructor: Stella RouseView: Syllabus

Introduction to multivariate analysis. Elementary matrix algebra, multiple linear and curvilinear correlation and regression, analysis of variance, canonical correlation and regression, discriminant analysis, and several types of factor analysis.

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    Spring 2015Instructor: David CunninghamCo-Instructor: William ReedView: Syllabus

A practical designed for graduate students interested in field research. Research design, case selection, developing surveys and experiments, analysis of original data, and some qualitative methods will be emphasized, with the aim that students develop the practical skills to conduct their own field research.

Course Offerings:
    Spring 2015Instructor: John McCauley