The Comparative Politics Subfield of Political Science

People and Society

The Comparative Politics Subfield of Political Science

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    People and Society
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  • Recommended for
    All students
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

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Comparative Politics from the disciplinary perspective of Political Science. It includes an introductory overview to the study of comparative politics -- that is the way countries around the world govern themselves -- and then students may explore any two upper division political science courses of their choice that focus on comparative politics.

Option Groups

Complete exactly 2 of the following option groups: INS 594 or LAS 560 satisfies one course selection.

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