Courses

Spring 2016 Course Offerings

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Course # Course Title and Syllabus Instructor
PS 021 Introduction to Comparative Politics Oxana Shevel
PS 042 Western Political Thought II Robert Devigne
PS 061 Introduction to International Relations Jeffrey Taliaferro
PS 099 Fieldwork In Politics Shinju Fujihira
PS 102 Congress, Bureaucracy, and Public Policy Jeffrey Berry
PS 103 Political Science Research Methods (M) Nimah Mazaheri
PS 104 Seminar: New Media, New Politics (M) (*) Jeffrey Berry, Robin Liss
PS 105 Constitutional Law Sara Chatfield
PS 108 Public Opinion and US Democracy (M) Deborah Schildkraut
PS 118-03 Gender in US Politics Sara Chatfield
PS 118-06 Organizing for Social Change Daniel LeBlanc
PS 118-22 How Campaigns, Communications, and Organizing Can Impact Our World Doug Rubin
PS 118-23 Massachusetts Government Internships: Learning While Doing Benjamin Downing
PS 125 Building the European Union David Art
PS 128 Gender, Work and Politics in East Asia Elizabeth Remick
PS 131 Democracy and Capitalism in Japan Shinju Fujihira
PS 134 Comparative Politics of the Middle East Irina Chindea
PS 138-02 Political Violence in State and Society Consuelo Cruz
PS 138-14 Making States: Theory & Practice Consuelo Cruz
PS 139 Seminar: Policing the US and Europe (*) David Art
PS 139-06 Seminar: Poverty and Public Policy (*) Nimah Mazaheri
PS 151 Seminar: Political Philosophy Of Hobbes (*) Ioannis Evrigenis
PS 158-09 Rise and Decay of the West Robert Devigne
PS 160 Force, Strategy and Arms Control Jeffrey Taliaferro
PS 168 International Law Clare O'Hare
PS 170 Understanding Civil Wars: Internal Conflict and International Response Kelly Greenhill
PS 176 Migration, Refugees and Citizenship in a Globalized World Kelly Greenhill, Oxana Shevel
PS 181 Public Opinion and Foreign Policy (M) Richard Eichenberg
PS 188-09 Conducting Research in International Politics (M) Richard Eichenberg
PS 188-22 Transnational Security Challenges: EU vs US Policy Responses Irina Chindea
PS 188-23 Race, Ethnicity and US Africa Policy Pearl Robinson
PS 188-26 Europe's Role in World Politics Kostas Lavdas
PS 188-30 Political Foundations of Economic Prosperity Daniel Drezner
PS 196 Independent Study ARR
PS 199 Senior Honors Thesis (M) ARR


(M) = Methodologically focused course
(*) = Advanced seminar