POLS1030-A Compar/Contemp Political Syst    (Fall 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/25/2014 - 12/13/2014)

Days: T R

Time: 10:45 - 12:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 302

Seats Available: 14 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is an exploration of the general principles and problems of modern governments. Students examine the role of government in the social process, the nature and development of political organization, the relationship of the state to society, and the search for a just balance between freedom and authority. The course involves an examination of comparative governments and political theory as appropriate to the United States, Great Britain, France, West Germany, the Soviet Union, mainland China, and others which may be selected. An individual research paper may be required.

About The Instructor

Justin P. DePlato

Assistant Professor of Political Science
Social Sciences

412-397-5912 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 436