POLSCI 334 - Communism and Capitalism in Eastern Europe
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in REEES 396 or SLAVIC 396 or POLSCI 396 or HISTORY 333 or SOC 393.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The Cold War was said to be a battle between the forces of "Communism" and "Capitalism." But what do these ideologically-loaded categories look like in practice? This course explores Communist and Capitalist economic and political systems as they played out in East Central Europe (1945 to the present), focusing on people's daily lives, their material culture, their understanding of their rights as citizens, and their political position between East and West. Students will follow two countries from the region throughout the course. Feature films from East Central Europe will constitute part of the required assignments.

Course Requirements:

No prior knowledge of the region is expected or necessary.

Intended Audience:

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POLSCI 334 - Communism and Capitalism in Eastern Europe
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
29062
Open
100
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
29067
Open
25
 
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Th 3:00PM - 4:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
29072
Open
25
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
29077
Open
25
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:00AM
005 (DIS)
P
29082
Open
25
 
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F 11:00AM - 12:00PM
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