POLSCI 688 - Selected Topics in Political Science
Winter 2021, Section 010
Instruction Mode: Section 010 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Political Science (POLSCI)
Department: LSA Political Science
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Details

Credits:
3
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course surveys contemporary research on political behavior from the comparative politics and political economy of development fields. We focus in particular on research that addresses three main outcome variables: (1) vote choice, (2) turnout, and (3) protest and other forms of contentious participation. Readings are drawn from research on all world regions, but special emphasis will be placed on political behavior in developing countries. Class discussions and assignments will focus on helping graduate students both understand the core theoretical arguments underpinning existing research on political behavior and develop actionable research designs in pursuit of their own research agendas.

Schedule

POLSCI 688 - Selected Topics in Political Science
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 Online
22032
Open
8
 
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W 9:00AM - 12:00PM
003 (SEM)
 Online
34838
Open
10
 
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W 3:00PM - 6:00PM
004 (SEM)
 Online
34843
Open
7
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
005 (SEM)
 Online
34844
Open
11
 
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M 9:00AM - 11:00AM
007 (SEM)
 Online
35721
Open
11
 
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M 2:00PM - 5:00PM
009 (SEM)
 Online
36288
Open
6
 
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Tu 11:00AM - 12:30PM
010 (SEM)
 In Person
39780
Open
4
 
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M 11:30AM - 1:30PM

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