POL S 335 B: Topics in Political Economy

Meeting Time: 
MW 2:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: 
RAI 116
SLN: 
21291
Joint Sections: 
JSIS A 362 A
Instructor:
James D. Long
Note: 
Topic: African Politics

Syllabus Description:

Course Description:

In the first part of this course, we will cover topics in contemporary African politics around the themes of state, markets, and society as they relate to state-building and political order, colonization and decolonization, authoritarianism and democratization, poverty and economic development, ethnicity and nationalism, and violence. In the second part of this course, we will explore these topics in-depth through a comparative study of South Africa and Kenya.

Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
August 2, 2019 - 9:08pm