POLSCI 140 - Introduction to Comparative Politics
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Advisory Prerequisites:
Primarily for first- and second-year students.
Other Course Info:
F, W.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

An introductory survey of the governments and politics of major societies in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. The underlying theme concerns how democracy is evolving in developed countries, and its prospects in Russia, China, Latin America and the Islamic world.

POLSCI 140 - Introduction to Comparative Politics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
15691
Open
29
 
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MW 9:00AM - 10:00AM
002 (DIS)
P
15693
Closed
0
1LSA Hnrs
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MW 10:00AM - 11:00AM
003 (DIS)
P
15695
Open
5
 
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MW 11:00AM - 12:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
15697
Closed
0
 
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MW 12:00PM - 1:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
15699
Closed
0
 
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MW 1:00PM - 2:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
15701
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 9:00AM - 10:00AM
007 (DIS)
P
15703
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 12:00PM - 1:00PM
008 (DIS)
P
15705
Closed
0
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
15707
Open
2
 
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TuTh 2:00PM - 3:00PM
010 (DIS)
P
45694
Open
11
 
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TuTh 5:00PM - 6:00PM
011 (DIS)
P
45695
Open
14
 
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MW 5:00PM - 6:00PM
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ISBN: 0205529313
Comparative politics today : a world view, Author: Gabriel A. Almond ... [et al.]., Publisher: Longman 9th ed. 2007
Required
ISBN: 9780073516028
Comparative politics 06/07, Publisher: McGraw-Hill Contemporary Learning Seris 2007
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 9780521846950
Modernization, cultural change, and democracy : the human development sequence, Author: Inglehart, Ronald., Publisher: Cambridge University Press 2005
Required
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