Courses

Fall 2019 Course Offerings

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Course # Course Title Instructor
PS 004 First-Year Tutorial in Politics: Plato's Republic Ioannis Evrigenis
PS 11 Introduction to American Politics Brian Schaffner
PS 15 Sophomore Seminar: Politics in the City (M) Jeffrey Berry
PS 20 Introduction to Civic Studies Peter Levine & Brian Schaffner
PS 41 Western Political Thought I Vickie Sullivan
PS 61 Introduction to International Relations Malik Mufti
PS 99 Fieldwork In Politics Shinju Fujihira
PS 101 Presidency & the Executive Branch Jeffrey Berry
PS 103 Political Science Research Methods (M) Deborah Schildkraut
PS 112 U.S. Elections: Rules, Strategies and Outcomes Eitan Hersh
PS 115 Information, Technology, and Political Power Eitan Hersh
PS 117 Politics of the American South (M) James Glaser
PS 118-02 Topics in American Politics: Organizing for Social Change Daniel LeBlanc & Kenneth Galdston
PS 121 Seminar: Political Culture in Comparative Perspective (*) Consuelo Cruz
PS 122 Soviet Russia & Post-Soviet Politics Oxana Shevel
PS 126 Chinese Politics Elizabeth Remick
PS 127 Latin American Politics Consuelo Cruz
PS 129 African Politics Pearl Robinson
PS 130 Seminar: African Political Economy (*)(M) Pearl Robinson
PS 135 Comparative Revolutions (M) Elizabeth Remick
PS 138 Topics in Comparative Politics: Policing in the US & Europe David Art
PS 139 Seminar in Comparative Politics: German Politics from Bismarck to Merkel(*) David Art
PS 141 Shakespeare's Rome Vickie Sullivan
PS 147 Seminar: Political Philosophy of Nietzsche (*) Robert Devigne
PS 154 Political Philosophy of J.J. Rousseau Robert Devigne
PS 158 Topics in Political Thought: Origins of Islamic Political Thought Malik Mufti
PS 176 Migration, Refugees, & Citizenship in a Globalized World Kelly Greenhill & Oxana Shevel
PS 185 Seminar: Nuclear Weapons and International Politics (*) Jeffrey Taliaferro
PS 187 Intelligence & National Security Jeffrey Taliaferro
PS 188-01 Topics in International Relations: Freedom of Religion, Conscience and Belief- America’s Role in Defending the First Freedom Abroad Katrina Swett
PS 188-02 Topics in International Relations: War, Politics, and Film Frank Sobchak
PS 188-03 Topics in International Relations: What is Grand Strategy? Zoltan Feher
PS 189 Seminar in International Relations: International Relations of East Asia (*) Shinju Fujihira
PS 194 US Environmental Policy Ninian Stein
PS 198 Senior Honors Thesis (M)(*) Richard Eichenberg


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