Introductory Comparative Politics

POSC 210
3 CR

This course is a comparative study of the political systems, ideologies, and institutions of selected European, Latin American, Asian, and African states. In this course we will give special attention to the dynamics of political change (including contemporary "transition to democracy") and their relationship to economic and social development.

Prerequisites: ACCUPLACER reading score of 60, or a "C" in TSRE 55