Courses - 2019

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Winter 2019

Political Science (POL S) Courses

Course Course Title (click for details) SLN Instructor Meeting Time
POL S 201 A Introduction To Political Theory 19183 Emily Christensen TTh 1:00pm - 2:20pm
POL S 202 A Introduction To American Politics 19190 Megan Ming Francis MW 10:00am - 11:20am
POL S 203 A Introduction To International Relations 19199 Geoffrey Wallace TTh 10:00am - 11:20am
POL S 204 A Introduction To Comparative Politics 19208 Susan H. Whiting TTh 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 270 A Introduction To Political Economy 19213 Anthony Gill MW 8:30am - 9:50am
POL S 301 A Topics In Political Theory
Topic: The Political Ecology of Death
19220 Karen Litfin TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 302 A Free Will, Nature, And Nurture In Politics And Society 19221 Mark Alan Smith TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 304 B The Press And Politics In The United States 22145 Kevin J Calderwood MW 8:30am - 10:20am
POL S 307 A Religion And World Politics 19222 Anthony Gill MW 10:00am - 11:20am
POL S 316 A African-American Political And Social Thought 19229 Christopher Sebastian Parker MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 321 A American Foreign Policy 19231 Elizabeth Kier MW 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 326 A Scandinavia In World Affairs 19236 Christine Ingebritsen MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
POL S 332 A Topics In Comparative Politics
Topic: Coalition Governments in Europe
22070 Niko Switek TTh 4:30pm - 6:20pm
POL S 347 A Politics Of International Law 19239 Geoffrey Wallace TTh 12:30pm - 1:50pm
POL S 349 A Strategy And War 19240 Jonathan Mercer MW 10:00am - 11:20am
POL S 353 A United States Congress 19245 Scott Lemieux TTh 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 355 A The American Presidency 19250 Scott Lemieux TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 361 A United States Courts And Civil Liberty 19251 Megan Ming Francis MW 1:00pm - 2:20pm
POL S 401 A Advanced Seminar In Political Theory 21718 Jamie Mayerfeld TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 405 A Advanced Seminar In American Politics
Topic: Social Movements
19260 Christopher Sebastian Parker MW 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 425 A Political Psychology And War 19263 Jonathan Mercer MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 427 A International Political Economy 19264 James A. Caporaso TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 429 A Political Parties In Japan And East Asia 19265 Robert J Pekkanen W 3:30pm - 6:20pm
POL S 430 A Civil-Military Relations In Democracies 19266 Elizabeth Kier MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 436 A Ethnic Politics And Nationalism In Multi-Ethnic Societies 19268 Jonathan W Warren TTh 3:30pm - 5:20pm
POL S 447 A Advanced Seminar In Comparative Politics
Topic: International Justice
19270 Rachel A. Cichowski TTh 8:30am - 10:20am
POL S 451 A Communication Technology And Politics 22146 Rian E Wanstreet TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
POL S 461 A Mass Media Law 19271 Richard B Kielbowicz MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 477 A African Politcal Development 19277 James D. Long TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 480 A Comparative Politics And Korea Studies 19278 Yong-Chool Ha MW 3:30pm - 5:20pm
POL S 489 A Honors Thesis Writing 19279 Caitlin Ainsley to be arranged
POL S 496 A Undergraduate Internship 19280 Caitlin Ainsley to be arranged
POL S 497 A Political Internship In State Government 19281 Emma Rodman to be arranged
POL S 499 A Undergraduate Readings And Research 19284 Saadia M. Pekkanen to be arranged
POL S 499 B Undergraduate Readings And Research 19285 Sophia Jordán Wallace to be arranged
POL S 499 C Undergraduate Readings And Research 19286 to be arranged
POL S 499 D Undergraduate Readings And Research 19287 Rebecca U. Thorpe W 10:30am - 11:20am,W 11:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 501 A Advanced Political Research Design And Analysis 19288 Dan Nguyen TTh 5:30pm - 6:50pm,F 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 504 A Multi-Method Field Research 19289 James D. Long W 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 511 A Seminar In Ethical And Political Theory
Topic: Theories of Justice
19290 Jamie Mayerfeld TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 527 A Special Topics In International Relations Research
Topic: Theories of Institutions
19291 James A. Caporaso M 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 555 A American Politics Topics
Topic: Representation & Marginality
19292 Rebecca U. Thorpe Th 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 570 A The American Racial State 22019 Sophia Jordán Wallace M 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 580 A Comparative Politics And Korea Studies 19294 Yong-Chool Ha MW 3:30pm - 5:20pm
POL S 586 A Topics In International Political Economy
Topic: NGO Politics
19295 Aseem Prakash Th 1:30pm - 4:20pm

Spring 2019

Political Science (POL S) Courses

Course Course Title (click for details) SLN Instructor Meeting Time
POL S 201 A Introduction To Political Theory 18660 Jamie Mayerfeld MWF 9:30am - 10:20am
POL S 202 A Introduction To American Politics 18665 Scott Lemieux TTh 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 203 A Introduction To International Relations 18672 Jonathan Mercer MWF 10:30am - 11:20am
POL S 204 A Introduction To Comparative Politics 18679 James D. Long MW 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 212 A Philosophy Of Feminism 18686 Christine Keating TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 213 A The Korean Peninsula And World Politics 18693 Yong-Chool Ha TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 249 A Introduction To Labor Studies 18694 Mathieu Dubeau MW 8:30am - 9:50am
POL S 273 A The Concept Of Political Power 18699 Emma Rodman TTh 9:00am - 10:20am
POL S 285 A Political Science As A Social Science 21619 Mark Alan Smith MW 3:30pm - 4:50pm
POL S 299 B Special Topics In Political Science
Topic: Modern Political Campaigns
21333 Randy Pepple TTh 4:30pm - 5:50pm
POL S 314 A Israel: Dynamic Society And Global Flashpoint 18704 Liora R. Halperin MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 330 A Communications In International Relations 21414 Liang Pan MW 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 335 A Topics In Political Economy
Topic: The Political Economy of Capitalism, Authoritarianism & Democracy
18710 Victor Menaldo TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 335 B Topics In Political Economy
Topic: African Politics
21291 James D. Long MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 360 A Introduction To United States Constitutional Law 18712 Scott Lemieux TTh 2:30pm - 3:50pm
POL S 363 A Law In Society 18717 Michael W. McCann MW 2:30pm - 3:50pm
POL S 371 A Global Crime And Corruption 18722 James D. Long TTh 10:00am - 11:20am
POL S 385 A Political Ecology Of The World Food System 18732 Karen Litfin TTh 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 407 A International Conflict 18738 Elizabeth Kier MW 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 409 A Undergraduate Seminar In Political Economy
Topic: Political Economy of the Great Recession and Its Aftermath
18743 Christopher Adolph TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 419 A United States-China Relations 18744 David M Bachman MW 11:30am - 1:20pm
POL S 425 A Political Psychology And War 18745 Jonathan Mercer MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 426 A World Politics 18746 Aseem Prakash MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
POL S 427 A International Political Economy 18747 James A. Caporaso MW 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 432 A Political Islam And Islamic Fundamentalism 18748 Cabeiri Debergh Robinson MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 435 A Japanese Government And Politics 18749 Robert J Pekkanen TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 447 A Advanced Seminar In Comparative Politics 21423 Niko Switek WF 9:30am - 11:20am
POL S 460 A Political Economy Of The European Union 21584 James A. Caporaso TTh 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 461 A Mass Media Law 18750 Caley K Cook TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
POL S 472 A Electoral Systems 18755 Robert J Pekkanen W 9:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 474 A Government And The Economy 18756 Caitlin Ainsley MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 476 A Strategy In Politics 18757 Caitlin Ainsley TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 496 A Undergraduate Internship 18758 Jamie Mayerfeld to be arranged
POL S 499 A Undergraduate Readings And Research 18760 Aseem Prakash to be arranged
POL S 499 B Undergraduate Readings And Research 18761 Geoffrey Wallace to be arranged
POL S 499 C Undergraduate Readings And Research 18762 to be arranged
POL S 499 D Undergraduate Readings And Research 18763 Rebecca U. Thorpe M 10:00am - 11:50am
POL S 503 A Advanced Quantitative Political Methodology 18764 Dan Nguyen TTh 5:30pm - 6:50pm,F 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 524 A International Security 18765 Elizabeth Kier M 2:30pm - 5:20pm
POL S 532 A The Chinese Political System 18767 Susan H. Whiting Th 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 548 A Comparative Political Parties 21481 Niko Switek Th 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 564 A Law And The Politics Of Social Change 21482 Michael W. McCann T 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 584 A Comparative Political Economy 18771 Victor Menaldo W 1:30pm - 4:20pm

Summer 2019 A-term

Political Science (POL S) Courses

Course Course Title (click for details) SLN Instructor Meeting Time
POL S 203 A Introduction To International Relations 13261 Christopher Colligan MTWThF 9:40am - 11:50am
POL S 204 A Introduction To Comparative Politics 13262 Tan Zhao MTWThF 12:00pm - 2:10pm
POL S 270 A Introduction To Political Economy 13266 Travis Nelson MTWTh 2:20pm - 5:00pm
POL S 330 A Communications In International Relations 13275 Liang Pan MTWTh 9:40am - 11:50am
POL S 403 A Advanced Seminar In International Relations
NGO Politics
14492 Rafeel Wasif MTWThF 12:00pm - 2:10pm
POL S 436 A Ethnic Politics And Nationalism In Multi-Ethnic Societies 13287 Denis Basic MTWTh 9:10am - 11:50am
POL S 437 A Politics In Scandinavia 13288 Christine Ingebritsen MTWThF 9:10am - 11:20am
POL S 499 C Undergraduate Readings And Research 13301 to be arranged
POL S 499 D Undergraduate Readings And Research 13302 to be arranged

Summer 2019 B-term

Political Science (POL S) Courses

Course Course Title (click for details) SLN Instructor Meeting Time
POL S 202 B Introduction To American Politics 13260 Allison Rose Jansen MTWTh 2:20pm - 5:00pm
POL S 361 A United States Courts And Civil Liberty 13279 Chelsea Moore MTWTh 2:20pm - 5:00pm
POL S 367 A Comparative Law And Courts
Optional W credit.
14494 Jonathan Beck MTWThF 12:00pm - 2:10pm
POL S 382 A State Government 13282 Lawrence J. Cushnie MTWTh 9:10am - 11:50am
POL S 442 A Government And Politics Of China
Optional W credit.
13289 Susan H. Whiting MTWTh 2:20pm - 5:00pm
POL S 461 A Mass Media Law 13295 Richard B Kielbowicz MTWTh 8:30am - 10:40am
POL S 499 E Undergraduate Readings And Research 13303 to be arranged
POL S 499 F Undergraduate Readings And Research 13304 to be arranged

Summer 2019 Full-term

Political Science (POL S) Courses

Course Course Title (click for details) SLN Instructor Meeting Time
POL S 201 A Introduction To Political Theory
W course
13257 Jennifer Driscoll MW 12:00pm - 2:10pm
POL S 212 A Philosophy Of Feminism 13263 Jainey Jungyeon Kim MW 1:10pm - 3:20pm
POL S 281 A Literature And American Political Culture 14496 Emily Christensen MW 9:40am - 11:50am
POL S 304 A The Press And Politics In The United States 13268 Meg Spratt MW 12:00pm - 2:10pm
POL S 307 A Religion And World Politics 13270 Paige Sechrest TTh 2:20pm - 4:30pm
POL S 321 A American Foreign Policy
Online group start course. W course.
13272 Robin Datta to be arranged
POL S 325 A The Arab-Israeli Conflict 14493 Yoav H. Duman MW 2:20pm - 4:30pm
POL S 329 B Global Communication 13274 Seonah Kim MW 10:50am - 1:00pm
POL S 351 A The American Democracy
W course.
14491 Stephanie Stanley TTh 2:20pm - 4:30pm
POL S 360 A Introduction To United States Constitutional Law 14538 Scott Lemieux TTh 12:00pm - 2:10pm
POL S 384 A Global Environmental Politics 13284 Mathieu Dubeau TTh 12:00pm - 2:10pm
POL S 449 A Politics Of Developing Areas
W course.
13292 William Gochberg TTh 9:40am - 11:50am
POL S 496 A Undergraduate Internship 13297 Aseem Prakash to be arranged
POL S 496 B Undergraduate Internship 13298 Mark Alan Smith to be arranged
POL S 499 A Undergraduate Readings And Research 13299 to be arranged
POL S 499 B Undergraduate Readings And Research 13300 to be arranged

Autumn 2019

Political Science (POL S) Courses

Course Course Title (click for details) SLN Instructor Meeting Time
POL S 201 A Introduction To Political Theory 20436 Gregg Miller MWF 12:30pm - 1:20pm
POL S 202 A Introduction To American Politics 20443 Rebecca U. Thorpe MW 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 203 A Introduction To International Relations 20452 Geoffrey Wallace TTh 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 204 A Introduction To Comparative Politics 20461 Victor Menaldo TTh 1:00pm - 2:20pm
POL S 246 A African American Politics 23389 Christopher Sebastian Parker TTh 10:00am - 11:20am
POL S 270 A Introduction To Political Economy 20466 Anthony Gill MW 8:30am - 9:50am
POL S 327 A Women's Rights As Human Rights 20488 Rachel A. Cichowski TTh 8:30am - 9:50am
POL S 334 A Topics In American Politics 20493 Mark Alan Smith TTh 3:30pm - 5:20pm
POL S 367 A Comparative Law And Courts 20502 Rachel A. Cichowski TTh 11:30am - 12:50pm
POL S 384 A Global Environmental Politics 20509 Karen Litfin TTh 10:00am - 11:20am
POL S 403 A Advanced Seminar In International Relations 20514 Aseem Prakash MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
POL S 405 A Advanced Seminar In American Politics 20516 Christopher Sebastian Parker TTh 12:30pm - 2:20pm
POL S 409 A Undergraduate Seminar In Political Economy 20518 Victor Menaldo MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 409 B Undergraduate Seminar In Political Economy 23399 Anthony Gill MW 10:30am - 12:20pm
POL S 442 A Government And Politics Of China 20521 Susan H. Whiting TTh 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 447 A Advanced Seminar In Comparative Politics 20522 Dean Larue MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 461 A Mass Media Law 20525 Richard B Kielbowicz TTh 8:30am - 10:20am
POL S 488 A Honors Thesis Design 20531 Jamie Mayerfeld MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
POL S 496 A Undergraduate Internship 20532 Aseem Prakash to be arranged
POL S 499 A Undergraduate Readings And Research 20533 Scott Lemieux to be arranged
POL S 499 B Undergraduate Readings And Research 20534 Emily Gade to be arranged
POL S 499 C Undergraduate Readings And Research 20535 to be arranged
POL S 499 D Undergraduate Readings And Research 20536 Rebecca U. Thorpe T 10:30am - 11:20am,Th 10:30am - 11:20am
POL S 500 A Political Research Design And Analysis 20537 Caitlin Ainsley T 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 505 A Comparative Politics Core 20538 James D. Long Th 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 510 A Maximum Likelihood Methods For The Social Sciences 20539 Christopher Adolph TTh 4:30pm - 5:50pm,F 3:30pm - 5:20pm
POL S 550 A American Politics Core 20542 Sophia Jordán Wallace M 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 559 A Special Topics In Political Methodology 20544 Caitlin Ainsley W 1:30pm - 4:20pm
POL S 595 A College Teaching Of Political Science 20545 Mathieu Dubeau F 1:30pm - 3:20pm