POLSCI 389 - Topics in Contemporary Political Science
Section: 007 Theory and the Practice of Community Organizing
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Credits:
4
Advisory Prerequisites:
One course in Political Science.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 10 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

The purpose of this course is to develop your capacities as "leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future." (That phrase is from the official mission statement of the University of Michigan.) Through readings, discussion, writing, and practical action, you will learn how to develop organizations that build the leadership capacities of individuals and the democratic power of communities to advance their shared interests. In addition, you will gain insight into how this work can inform basic knowledge about political participation, democratic theory and practice, and organizational processes – and vice versa. Expect to devote approximately 20 hours (plus travel time) to participating in activities and events in metropolitan Detroit as part of this course, in addition to reading, classroom discussions, and periodic writing assignments.

POLSCI 389 - Topics in Contemporary Political Science
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
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16655
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9
41Ugrd
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
002 (REC)
P
19133
Closed
0
15Ugrd
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
003 (REC)
P
22452
Open
2
10Ugrd
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M 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: 1
004 (REC)
P
22551
Open
3
7LSA Hnrs Jr>
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M 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: LSA Honors JR & SR and department honors students by permission of department only
005 (REC)
P
22578
Closed
0
1Ugrd
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MW 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Meets with History 302.002
006 (REC)
P
23627
Open
0
2LSA Hnrs
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W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: Meets with HIST 302.001
007 (REC)
P
23752
Closed
0
5Ugrd
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W 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: 1
008 (REC)
P
28026
Open
27
69One POLSCI Crse
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
009 (REC)
P
28213
Closed
0
4Ugrd
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
010 (LEC)
 
25909
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1
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
011 (DIS)
P
25910
Closed
0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: Meets with History 434
012 (DIS)
P
25912
Open
5
2Ugrd
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M 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: Meets with History 434
013 (DIS)
P
25913
Open
1
1Ugrd
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M 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Note: Meets with History 434
014 (REC)
P
28721
Closed
0
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Note: Meets with Environ 313
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