PLSC 170  - Intro. to Comparative Politics at Cañada College for Fall 2017 (CRN :  91584)


Units (Letter grade) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): None.

Description: This course introduces students to the technique of comparing nation-states using different approaches to study multiple government types including their history, political institutions, processes and policies, the environments in which they occur as well as their consequences. Political cultures are compared in order to critically analyze the viability of particular governments on a global scale. Topics include: regime change, civic culture, group politics, functionalism, dependency, legitimacy and leadership. Transfer: CSU: DSI, UC. (IGETC: 4)

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Political Science                          Number of Units: 3       

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IGETC: 4H-Political Science - Canada

CSU:   D8-Political Science - Canada

Section Information as of Monday, October 23rd 2017 - 06:56:11 pm

Instructor Email:

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
M'Guinness,B 08/17-12/07 11:10am-12:25pm Tuesday Thursday 13 0117 AA Lecture and/or Discussion

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop with a refund: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop without a "W": 04-SEP-2017
Last day to drop with a "W": 15-NOV-2017

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