Courses

Fall 2012 Course Offerings

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Course # Course Title and Syllabus Day/Time Instructor Room
PS 11 Introduction to American Politics I+
MW 3:00-4:15
Masuoka ROBN 152
PS 21 Introduction to Comparative Politics
E+
MW 10:30-11:45
Art CABT AUD
PS 39-01 Soph Seminar: Mitigating Electoral Violence in Africa
6
T 1:30-4:00
Robinson MINR 221
PS 41 Western Political Thought I
Co-List: PHIL 41 and CLS 45
D+
TR 10:30-11:45
Evrigenis BRAK 001
PS 61 Introduction to International Relations
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D+
TR 10:30-11:45
Taliaferro BARN 008
  Recitation TA Time    
  A   T 12:00-12:50   BARN 114
  B   R 12:00-12:50   EATN 204
  C   F 1:30-2:20   BRAK 225
  D   T 06:00-6:50   BRAK 118
  E   T 04:30-05:20   BRAK 113
  F   W 03:00-03:50   BR-P 06
  I   T 06:00–6:50   BRAK 225
  J   F 12:00-12:50   BRAK 223
  K   F 10:30-11:20   EAST 016
PS 99-01 Fieldwork in Politics Arranged Gleason  
PS 99-02 Fieldwork in Politics
Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing
Arranged Levine  
PS 101
*Cancelled
Presidency and the Executive Branch
Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing
E+
MW 10:30-11:45
Berry  
PS 103 Political Science Research Methods (M)
Prerequisite: Foundational PS Course
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D
M 9:30-10:20
TR 10:30-11:20
Schildkraut EATN 208
PS 114 Political Representation in the United States
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6
T 1:30-4:00
Schildkraut EAST 015
PS 117 Politics in the American South (M) E+
MW 10:30-11:45
Glaser ROBN 152
PS 118-03 Water Diplomacy II: Politics and Economics of Water Policies L+
TR 4:30-5:45
Portney PACK HALLC
PS 118-05 Constitutional Law
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MW 11:05-12:20 Glennon CABT 205
PS 119-02 Senior Seminar: Politics of U.S. Immigration 12
W 6:30-9:00
Masuoka EAST 015
PS 119-03 New Media, New Politics
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5
M 1:30-4:00
Berry PACK HALLC
PS 121 Seminar: Political Culture In Comparative Perspectives
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11
T 6:30-9:00
Cruz EAST 015
PS 126 Chinese Politics
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D+ TR 10:30-11:45 Remick ROBN 152
PS 127 Latin American Politics
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I+ MW 3:00-4:15 Cruz EATN 206
PS 129 African Politics
Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing
E+ MW 10:30-11:45 Robinson PACK HALLC
PS 132 Seminar: Comparative Politics of Post-Communism
Prerequisite: Any Comparative Course or Consent
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6 T 1:30-4:00 Shevel PACK HALLC
PS 135 Comparative Revolutions (M)
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H+
TR 1:30-2:45
Remick EATN 206
PS 138-08 Conflict and Natural Resources D+
TR 10:30-11:45
Gleason EATN 206
PS 138-09 The Political Economy of Developing Countries G+
MW 1:30-2:45
Mazaheri EATN 333
PS 138-10 The Politics of Oil and Energy K+
MW 4:30-5:45
Mazaheri ROBN 152
PS 139-04 Seminar: The Eurozone in Crisis 5
M 1:30-4:00
Art EATN 124
PS 141 Shakespeare's Rome I+
MW 3:00-4:15
Sullivan EATN 202
PS 144 The Meaning of America
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F+
TR 12:00-1:15
Rasmussen EATN 333
PS 148 Seminar: Political Thought of Montesquieu
Prerequisite: PS/PHIL 41 or 42 or Consent
2
W 9:00-11:30
Sullivan RABB RM
PS 159-03 Seminar: The Political Theory of David Hume and Adam Smith
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12
W 6:30-9:00
Rasmussen OLIN 116
PS 159-04 Seminar: Plato's Republic 11
T 6:30-9:00
Evrigenis PACK HALL C
PS 165 U.S. Foreign Policy G+
MW 1:30-2:45
Greenhill LANE 100
PS 172 U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East J+
TR 3:00-4:15
Corbin EATN 201
PS 188-03 Gender Issues in World Politics
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E+
MW 10:30-11:45
Eichenberg TALB SEM
PS 188-06 Global Environmental Politics J+
TR 3:00-4:15
Gleason EATN 124
PS 188-19
*Cancelled
Human Rights and American Foreign Policy 8
R 1:30-4:00
Swett  
PS 188-25 Topics in IR – Human Rights and Democracy Promotion Abroad from Woodrow Wilson to Barack Obama J+
TR 3:00-4:15
Smith HLGN 106
PS 189-03 Seminar: International Relations of East Asia 10
M 6:30-9:00
Fujihira PACK HALLC
PS 189-04 Seminar: Topics in IR – World Wars and the Nation State
Prerequisites: PS 61; Junior/Senior Standing
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6
T 1:30-4:00
Taliaferro EATN 123
PS 189-05 Seminar: Turkish Foreign Policy
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1
T 9:00-11:30
Mufti EATN 204
PS 189-06 Senior Seminar: The Origins of Human Rights and Democracy Promotion in American Foreign Policy 7+
W 1:20-4:20
Smith PACK HALLC
PS 189-07 Seminar: Better than the Truth - Role of Rumors & Myths in International Relations

Prerequisite: PS 61; Senior standing
12
W 6:30-9:00
Greenhill PACK HALLC
PS 194 Politics of Environmental Policy in the U.S. H+
TR 1:30-2:45
Portney TSCH 304
PS 198 Seminar: Senior Honors Thesis (M)
Co-List: INTR 197-01
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8
R 1:30-4:00
Eichenberg PACK HALLC


(M) = Methodologically focused course