Catalogue 2013 - 2014

POSC 310 Politics of Developing Societies

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

POSC 101 or INST 101 or POSC 102 and junior standing.

Course Description

This is a study of the developing societies of the world in the context of rapidly changing socioeconomic conditions and competing political ideologies. Objectives center on a consideration of the cyclical dynamics of democracy and authoritarianism, the rise of revolutionary pressures, and the role of the international economy in shaping domestic politics.

Distribution

MR